South American Spanish
[ southuh-mer-i-kuhn span-ish ]
/ ˈsaʊθ əˈmɛr ɪ kən ˈspæn ɪʃ /
the collective Spanish dialects of South America, as spoken in Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Argentina, and Uruguay.
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“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”
Origin of South American Spanish
First recorded in 1880–85
Words nearby South American Spanish
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