gringa

[ gring-guh, -gah ]
/ ˈgrɪŋ gə, -gɑ /

noun Slang: Usually Disparaging and Offensive.

a term used in Latin America or Spain to refer to a female foreigner, especially one of U.S. or British descent (sometimes used facetiously).

Nearby words

  1. grinding,
  2. grinding wheel,
  3. grinding-in,
  4. grindle,
  5. grindstone,
  6. gringo,
  7. griot,
  8. grip,
  9. grip tape,
  10. gripe

Origin of gringa

< Spanish, feminine of gringo gringo

Usage note

See gringo.

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