Definition of Carabinero

1. Noun. A frontier guard (or similar) in Spain or South America ¹



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Definition of Carabinero

1. [n -ROS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Carabinero

car wash
car washes
car wheel
car window
carabao
carabaos
carabid
carabid beetle
carabids
carabin
carabine
carabined
carabineer
carabineers
carabiner
carabinero (current term)
carabineros
carabiners
carabines
carabinier
carabiniere
carabinieri
carabiniers
carabining
carabins
caraboid
caracal
caracals
caracara
caracaras

Literary usage of Carabinero

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1. Glimpses of Spain; Or, Notes of an Unfinished Tour in 1847 by Severn Teackle Wallis (1849)
"You take a glimpse, in passing, of the famous Torre del oro—the tower of gold, of which you have read so much; and then bribing still another carabinero, ..."

2. A Spanish Holiday by Charles Marriott (1908)
"We turned the conversation upon the relative merits of the Lee-Enfield and the Mauser, and the carabinero artlessly threw open the breech of his weapon and ..."

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