A bullfighter with two banderillas.
From Spanish banderilla equivalent to Spanish bander (“banner”) + -illa
- (US) enPR: băn'-də-rēʹ-ə; IPA: /ˌbæn.də.ˈriː.jə/
banderilla (plural banderillas)
- (bullfighting) A stick with a sharp end and a decorated end, which a bullfighter stick into the bull's back.
Last modified on 19 May 2013, at 20:33
stick with a sharp end used in bullfighting