cencerro

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish cencerro, from Basque zinzerri (animal bell)

Noun[edit]

cencerro (plural cencerros)

  1. A cowbell.
    • 2015 August 6, Phil Harrison, “Thursday’s best TV”, in The Guardian[1]:
      Even so, the score calls for Thai gongs, African balaphone and Caribbean cencerros, among others.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Basque zinzerri (animal bell).

Noun[edit]

cencerro m (plural cencerros)

  1. cowbell