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or quat·ro

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

Historical Examples

  • Quatro viole da arco—a high and, except in Italy, rare achievement for amateurs.

    The Civilisation of the Renaissance in Italy

    Jacob Burckhardt

  • All four eyes of Quatro Oyos seemed to stare at the insignificant shrimp of a recruit.

    A Soldier of the Legion

    C. N. Williamson

  • The encounter had been too much for Quatro Oyos: that, and the money the general gave him at parting.

    A Soldier of the Legion

    C. N. Williamson

  • Laltro luocho si e la parte che e sopra el stomaco sopra de lombelico circa a quatro dita.