noun Southwestern U.S.
Words nearby ladrone
Origin of ladrone
Definition for ladrones (2 of 2)
noun (used with a plural verb)
Examples from the Web for ladrones
O, señores; I perceive that you are hombres buenos; and that the ladrones have retreated at your approach.The Bandolero|Mayne Reid
The Ladrones are a disaffected race of Chinese, that revolted against the oppressions of the mandarines.
He reached the Ladrones, a group of islands north of the equator.The Hand of Providence|J. H. Ward
In the year 38, the ‘Concepcion’ was wrecked in the Ladrones.
The Ladrones were much exasperated, and determined to revenge themselves; they dropped out of reach of their shot, and anchored.Great Pirate Stories|Various