[spang-glish or, often, -lish]
- Spanish spoken with a large admixture of English, especially American, words and expressions.
Origin of Spanglish
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- a variety of English heavily influenced by Spanish, commonly spoken in US Hispanic communities
C20: from a blend of Spanish + English
Word Origin and History for spanglish
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