See also: maduró and Maduro

English edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish maduro. Doublet of mature.

Pronunciation edit

  • (General American) IPA(key): /məˈdʊ.ɹoʊ/
  • (file)

Noun edit

maduro (plural maduros)

  1. A cigar made with somewhat dark, medium-strength tobacco.

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Anagrams edit

Catalan edit

Verb edit

maduro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of madurar

Chavacano edit

Etymology edit

From Spanish maduro.

Adjective edit

maduro

  1. ripe

Portuguese edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Old Galician-Portuguese maduro, from Latin mātūrus, from Proto-Indo-European *meh₂- (to ripen, mature).

Pronunciation edit

 

  • Rhymes: -uɾu
  • Hyphenation: ma‧du‧ro

Adjective edit

maduro (feminine madura, masculine plural maduros, feminine plural maduras)

  1. ripe
  2. mature, of relatively old age (said of people)

Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

maduro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of madurar

Spanish edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /maˈduɾo/ [maˈð̞u.ɾo]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -uɾo
  • Syllabification: ma‧du‧ro

Etymology 1 edit

Inherited from Old Spanish maduro, from Latin mātūrus, from Proto-Indo-European *meh₂- (to ripen, mature).

Adjective edit

maduro (feminine madura, masculine plural maduros, feminine plural maduras)

  1. ripe
  2. mature, of relatively old age (said of people)
Derived terms edit

Noun edit

maduro m (plural maduros)

  1. (Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador) Ellipsis of plátano maduro (a ripe plantain).

Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

maduro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of madurar

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