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zingaro

[tseeng-gah-raw]
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noun, plural zin·ga·ri [tseeng-gah-ree] /ˈtsiŋ gɑ ri/. Italian.
  1. a Gypsy.
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Historical Examples

  • Later on, he makes the Man in Black address him as “Zingaro.”

    George Borrow

    Edward Thomas

  • Massimo, "very studied and perfect, according to the latest schools succeeding our Zingaro."

  • Mrs. Ginsburg rocked and fanned rhythmically; her unsubtle lips curled upward with the subtle smile of a zingaro.


British Dictionary definitions for zingaro

zingaro

feminine zingara (ˈdzinɡara)

noun plural -ri (-ri) or -re (-re)
  1. an Italian Gypsy
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Word Origin

C16: ultimately from Greek Athinganoi, name of an oriental people
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