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[kaw-ree-doh; Spanish kawr-ree-th aw]
noun, plural cor·ri·dos [kaw-ree-dohz; Spanish kawr-ree-th aws] /kɔˈri doʊz; Spanish kɔrˈri ðɔs/.
  1. a Mexican ballad or folksong about struggle against oppression and injustice.
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Origin of corrido

< Mexican Spanish, Spanish; see corrida
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Examples from the Web for corrido

Historical Examples of corrido

  • Nevertheless I have found no external evidence of a Tagalog corrido treating the story we have printed.

    Filipino Popular Tales

    Dean S. Fansler