picaro

[ pik-uh-roh, pee-kuh- ]
/ ˈpɪk əˌroʊ, ˈpi kə- /
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noun, plural pic·a·ros.

a rogue or vagabond.

Nearby words

  1. picard,
  2. picard, jean,
  3. picardy,
  4. picardy third,
  5. picaresque,
  6. picaroon,
  7. picasso,
  8. picasso, pablo,
  9. picayune,
  10. piccadilly

Origin of picaro

First recorded in 1615–25, picaro is from the Spanish word pícaro rogue

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