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Definition of Cuadrilla
1. [n -S]
Lexicographical Neighbors of Cuadrilla
Literary usage of Cuadrilla
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"Juan Romero was the first to organize a cuadrilla, de toreros (band, or company, of bullfighters). The authorities of the Catholic Church have often ..."
2. Memoirs by Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology (1913)
"While the first detachment, cuadrilla, of workmen, was returning to their villages and I was ... The second cuadrilla having arrived laden with provisions, ..."
3. Untrodden Spain, and Her Black Country: Being Sketches of the Life and by Hugh James Rose (1875)
"Here, however, his cuadrilla afford every assistance, and are ever ready with their capas, and direct the charge against themselves. ..."