OTHER WORDS FROM PeruPe·ru·vi·an [puh-roo-vee-uh n] /pəˈru vi ən/, adjective, nounnon-Pe·ru·vi·an, adjective, nounpro-Pe·ru·vi·an, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for peru
She completed a yoga teacher-training program and, in the spring of 2008, went on a retreat in Peru to study with shamans.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I flew to Peru to hear her give a keynote speech at an international conference.
She worked with wildlife as a volunteer in Peru and the Galapagos; she worked with elephants in Thailand, at a zoo in Australia.Let’s Free Stacey Addison, The Oregon Woman Jailed at the Ends of the Earth|Christopher Dickey|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then, in 1976, Peru deported Schwend to West Germany, where he landed in jail once again when he could not pay a $21 hotel bill.
Voting with the United States and Europe were Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Japan, Mexico, Peru, and South Korea.At the United Nations, It’s Human Rights, Putin-Style|Jay Michaelson|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This race dwells on the confines of Bolivia, Peru, and Brazil.The Human Race|Louis Figuier
Hardly had he left Lima than the military chiefs in Peru virtually disavowed his authority.
The chiefs fought among themselves with such ferocity that in Chile and Peru the partition of Bolivia was seriously discussed.
In central and northern Peru the coastal region has aspects quite different from those about Caman.The Andes of Southern Peru|Isaiah Bowman
The two principal articles of export were at that time green hides for Europe and the Paraguayan mat for Peru.The Argentine in the Twentieth Century|Albert B. Martinez
British Dictionary definitions for peru
Culture definitions for peru
Republic in western South America, bordered by the Pacific Ocean to the west, Ecuador to the northwest, Colombia to the northeast, Brazil and Bolivia to the east, and Chile to the south. Its capital and largest city is Lima.