lascar

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Noun[edit]

lascar (plural lascars)

  1. A sailor, army servant or artilleryman from India or Southeast Asia.
    • 1919, W. Somerset Maugham, The Moon and Sixpence, chapter 47
      A motley crowd saunters along the streets — Lascars off a P. and O., blond Northmen from a Swedish barque, Japanese from a man-of-war, English sailors, Spaniards, pleasant-looking fellows from a French cruiser, negroes off an American tramp.

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Verb[edit]

lascar (first-person singular present indicative lasco, past participle lascado)

  1. to chip

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