[ bruh-sair-oh, brah-; Spanish brah-se-raw ]
/ brəˈsɛər oʊ, brɑ-; Spanish brɑˈsɛ rɔ /
noun, plural bra·ce·ros [bruh-sair-ohz, brah-; Spanish brah-se-raws] /brəˈsɛər oʊz, brɑ-; Spanish brɑˈsɛ rɔs/.
a Mexican laborer admitted legally into the U.S. for a short period to perform seasonal, usually agricultural, labor.
Origin of bracero
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019