noun, plural des·per·a·does, des·per·a·dos.
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Origin of desperado
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Here, the acclaimed director of Desperado and Sin City offers up his top cult films.‘Machete Kills’ Director Robert Rodriguez on His Favorite Cult Movies|Robert Rodriguez|October 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Rodriguez wrote a script that imagined Trejo, his thuggish muse in Desperado and Spy Kids, as a Mexican Charles Bronson.
The desperado might be lying in wait for them, and it would be well for them to proceed slowly and carefully.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank
And his daughter—can she identify this young desperado the moment she sees him?Frank Merriwell's Bravery|Burt L. Standish
He can move upon an armed desperado and quell him and take him a prisoner without saying a single word.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
The Commissioner happened to be in Calgary and asked the Superintendent himself to see about the capture of this desperado.Corporal Cameron|Ralph Connor
Another desperado, lunging his spear through the after-port of the brig, mortally wounded the master.How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves|W.H.G. Kingston