cocinero

[ koh-suh-nair-oh ]
/ ˌkoʊ səˈnɛər oʊ /

noun, plural co·ci·ne·ros. Southwestern U.S.

a cook, especially one working on a ranch or a trail drive.

Nearby words

  1. cochleopalpebral reflex,
  2. cochleovestibular,
  3. cochliomyia,
  4. cochlitis,
  5. cochran,
  6. cock,
  7. cock a snook,
  8. cock and bull story,
  9. cock feather,
  10. cock of the walk

Origin of cocinero

1835–45, Americanism; < American Spanish, Spanish: cook, equivalent to cocin(a) cooking, kitchen (see cuisine, kitchen) + -ero < Latin -ārius -ary

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