tamarro

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably borrowed from Arabic تَمَّار (tammār, date vendor), from تَمْر (tamr, date).[1]

Noun[edit]

tamarro m (plural tamarri)

  1. (derogatory, regional, slang) chav (someone with low(er) culture)
    Synonym: tanghero
    con la catena d'oro al collo sembro proprio un tamarro
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Adjective[edit]

tamarro (feminine singular tamarra, masculine plural tamarri, feminine plural tamarre)

  1. (regional) tacky, tasteless

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References[edit]

  1. ^ tamarro in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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