conquistador

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish conquistador.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Pronunciation: American English /kon.'kis.tə.dɔ˞/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

conquistador (plural conquistadors or conquistadores)

  1. A conqueror, but especially one of the Spanish soldiers that invaded Central and South America in the 16th century and defeated the Incas and Aztecs

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From conquistar (to conquer) + -dor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Pronunciation: /koŋ.kis.tɑ.'doɾ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

conquistador m (plural conquistadores, feminine conquistadora)

  1. conqueror, conquistador
  2. (figuratively) a beau
  3. (figuratively) a womanizer

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