or quat·ro

[ kwot-roh ]

noun,plural cuat·ros.
  1. a small guitar with four or five strings or pairs of strings, used in Latin American and Caribbean music.

Origin of cuatro

First recorded in 1900–05; from Latin American Spanish, Spanish: literally, “four”; see origin at four Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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