[ kwot-roh ]
/ ˈkwɒt roʊ /
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noun, plural cuat·ros.
a small guitar with four or five strings or pairs of strings, used in Latin American and Caribbean music.
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Origin of cuatro
First recorded in 1900–05; from Latin American Spanish, Spanish: literally, “four”; see origin at four
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How to use cuatro in a sentence
En el camino dividieron la présa y tocó a quatrocientos pesos a cada uno de sesenta y quatro personas.
All four eyes of Quatro Oyos seemed to stare at the insignificant shrimp of a recruit.
The encounter had been too much for Quatro Oyos: that, and the money the general gave him at parting.
Estos quatro Pronombres equivalen al suyo de nuestra Castilla; y se declinan como los que arriba dexo declinados.A Vocabulary or Phrase Book of the Mutsun Language, Spoken at the Mission of San Juan Bautista, Alta California|Father Felipe Arroyo de la Cuesta
Aqui tenemos el mismo subjuntivo con quatro figuras que dire en el sintaxis.A Vocabulary or Phrase Book of the Mutsun Language, Spoken at the Mission of San Juan Bautista, Alta California|Father Felipe Arroyo de la Cuesta