pacotilla

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From paca (bale).

NounEdit

pacotilla f (plural pacotillas)

  1. free luggage of a sailor
  2. trash, junk, garbage (something of inferior quality)
  3. (Latin America) mob, rabble
    Synonyms: chusma, gentuza
  4. (El Salvador, Nicaragua) gang
    Synonym: pandilla

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • French: pacotille (borrowing)