English edit

Etymology 1 edit

Alternative forms edit

Noun edit

guacho

  1. A tropical American composite climbing plant.
  2. A medicinal substance found in the leaves of this plant.

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit

guacho

  1. Misspelling of gaucho.

Anagrams edit

Portuguese edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from French gouache.[1][2]

Pronunciation edit

 
 

Noun edit

guacho m (plural guachos)

  1. Alternative form of guache

References edit

Spanish edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Quechua wakcha.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡwat͡ʃo/ [ˈɡwa.t͡ʃo]
  • (Peruvian)
    Audio:(file)
  • Rhymes: -atʃo
  • Syllabification: gua‧cho

Adjective edit

guacho (feminine guacha, masculine plural guachos, feminine plural guachas)

  1. (Latin America) orphaned
  2. (Latin America) fatherless
  3. (Latin America) bastard
  4. (Chile, Rioplatense, of a plant) wild-growing
  5. (Chile) single, mismatched, odd (orphaned part of a pair)
    Synonym: desparejado

Noun edit

guacho m (plural guachos, feminine guacha, feminine plural guachas)

  1. orphan
  2. bastard
  3. (vulgar, Lunfardo) dude, guy
    Synonyms: (Argentina) pibe, chavo
  4. (Mexico, slang) a soldier
  5. a soupy rice dish from Panama, containing various ingredients

Related terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Brazilian Portuguese: guacho

Verb edit

guacho

  1. first-person singular present indicative of guachar

Further reading edit