alcahuete

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Arabic قَوَّاد (qawwād, pimp).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [a̠l.ka̠ˈɣwe̞.te̞]

Noun[edit]

alcahuete m (plural alcahuetes, feminine alcahueta)

  1. gossip (person)
  2. go-between, matchmaker
  3. pimp (prostitution solicitor)
  4. panderer, sycophant, ingratiator
  5. enabler
  6. drop curtain

Synonyms[edit]