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chola

[ choh-luh ]
/ ˈtʃoʊ lə /
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noun Chiefly Southwestern U.S.
(especially among Mexican-Americans) a teenage girl who associates closely with a gang of cholos or is the girlfriend of a cholo.
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Origin of chola

First recorded in 1850–55; from Mexican Spanish, feminine of cholo

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH chola

chola , cholla
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