[ pee-chuh-ree-noh ]

noun,plural peach·er·i·nos.Informal: Older Use.

Origin of peacherino

First recorded in 1895–1900; peach1 + -erino, alteration of -eroo, after Spanish or Italian words ending in -ino

Words Nearby peacherino Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use peacherino in a sentence

  • I shall wake up in a minute or two and find myself in a hospital with a peacherino of a trained nurse smoothing 'me piller.'

    T. Tembarom | Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • Well, it just proves this new thing is a peacherino, declared Tom.

    The Radio Detectives | A. Hyatt Verrill
  • "Say, ain't he a peacherino, Mr. Sedgwick," whispered my young hopeful.

    The Pirate of Panama | William MacLeod Raine
  • He's certainly down on the fair sex, even such a peacherino as this one.

    The Crux | Charlotte Perkins Gilman
  • This peacherino has been under cover throughout the meeting, but to-morrow it will be ripe and you want to get in on the killing.

    Young Wallingford | George Randolph Chester