cohete

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Catalan coet, from Old Catalan coa, from Latin cauda (tail). Compare English coda.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /koˈete/, [koˈet̪e]

Noun[edit]

cohete m (plural cohetes)

  1. firecracker
    Synonym: petardo
  2. rocket
  3. (Mexico, Uruguay) drunkenness
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:borrachera
  4. (San Antonio) pistol [1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Gillespie-Duelos, Eduardo. (1975) A Glossary of San Antonio Jargon. American Speech, vol. 50, no. 1/2, 140–142.