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Guevara

[guh-vahr-uh; Spanish ge-vah-rah]
noun
  1. Er·nes·to [er-nes-taw] /ɛrˈnɛs tɔ/, Che, 1928–67, Cuban revolutionist and political leader, born in Argentina.
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Historical Examples of guevara

  • His translation from Guevara, however, marked the beginning of a new fashion.

  • Might not Berners therefore have come under Guevara's influence as early as 1524?

    John Lyly

    John Dover Wilson

  • We have noticed with suspicion that our two translators took their Guevara from the French.

    John Lyly

    John Dover Wilson

  • "With Guevara's own men to do the dirty work," Scotty added.

    The Flaming Mountain

    Harold Leland Goodwin

  • "Guevara wouldn't dare to let them in on it," was Scotty's opinion.

    The Flaming Mountain

    Harold Leland Goodwin


British Dictionary definitions for guevara

Guevara

noun
  1. Ernesto (ɛrˈnesto), known as Che Guevara. 1928–67, Latin American politician and soldier, born in Argentina. He developed guerrilla warfare as a tool for revolution and was instrumental in Castro's victory in Cuba (1959), where he held government posts until 1965. He was killed while training guerrillas in Bolivia
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