EnglishEdit

 
churros with chocolate

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish churro.

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈtʃʊɹ.oʊ/, /ˈtʃɜɹ.oʊ/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈtʃʊɹ.əʊ/
    • (file)

NounEdit

churro (plural churros)

  1. A fried pastry from Spain, typically eaten as a dessert and with chocolate beverage.

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish churro.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

churro m (plural churros)

  1. churro (type of fried pastry)

SpanishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃuro/, [ˈt͡ʃu.ro]
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

Onomatopoeic of the sound of something frying.

NounEdit

churro m (plural churros)

  1. churro (type of fried pastry)
    Synonyms: cohombro, taco, calentito (Seville, Huelva), tallo (Jaén), tejeringo (Granada, Málaga, Cádiz, Badajoz), jeringo (Córdoba), porra (Madrid)
  2. (colloquial) joint (marijuana cigarette)
    Synonyms: canuto, porro
  3. (colloquial) botch, mess, disaster
    Synonyms: chafa, chapuza, pifia
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Catalan: xurro
  • English: churro
  • Portuguese: churro

Etymology 2Edit

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AdjectiveEdit

churro (feminine churra, masculine plural churros, feminine plural churras)

  1. (colloquial, Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, of a person) attractive

NounEdit

churro m (plural churros)

  1. (colloquial, Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia) spunk, Adonis, beefcake (physically desirable man)
    Synonyms: guapo, guaperas, guapetón, mino

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