- the owner of a hacienda.
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Examples from the Web for hacendado
In the big house, dinners were elaborate—the hacendado presiding.
The hacendado, his family, and staff ate an early breakfast.
Your hacendado master contrives that you cannot pay even his usurious interest.The Missourian
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If the hacendado hosted a fiesta, he might leave the details to his wife or the mayordomo.
Blackbirds were hacendado birds: he had often thought of them that way: they were the black plunderers.When the Owl Cries