/ (mamˈpɑːrə) /
noun Southern African informal
a foolish person, idiot
obsolete an incompetent worker
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Word Origin for mampara
of unknown origin
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Example sentences from the Web for mampara
The alabarderos left the mampara in its place, opening the door no more than was absolutely necessary to fire through.