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noun, plural bar·ri·ca·does, bar·ri·ca·dos.
  1. a barricade.
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verb (used with object), bar·ri·ca·doed, bar·ri·ca·do·ing.
  1. to barricade.
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Origin of barricado

1580–90; a pseudo-Spanish form of barricade
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Examples from the Web for barricado

Historical Examples

  • I renounce your defiance; if you parley so roughly, I'll barricado my gates against you.

    A Select Collection of Old English Plays, Volume 10 (of 15)


  • The Doctor falls down before the barricado, and is stretched all his hapless length fainting on the floor.