noun Chiefly Southwestern U.S. (esp. among Mexican-Americans)
  1. a teenage girl who associates closely with a gang of cholos or is the girlfriend of a cholo.

Origin of chola

1850–55; < American Spanish, feminine of cholo Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Contemporary Examples of chola

  • How else to explain her incredibly tacky, definitely sexy, midriff-revealing Chola outfit at the Much Music awards?

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    June 22, 2010

Historical Examples of chola

  • "Nay, it is real magic, and the flower did grow up before us," said Chola.

  • So it is not surprising that Chola and Harry should meet in this way and be able to talk to each other.

  • "Perhaps we can buy some from the man; there he is now ploughing by the stream," said Chola.

  • The food smelt very good, but Chola and Nao shook their heads.

  • Chola's mother threw some cakes into the bowl as the wagon stopped.