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gracioso

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noun gra·ci·o·so \ˌgrä-sē-ˈō-(ˌ)sō, -(ˌ)zō\

Definition of gracioso

plural graciosos

  1. :  a buffoon in Spanish comedy



Origin of gracioso

Spanish, from gracioso, adjective, agreeable, amusing, from Latin gratiosus


First Known Use: 1749

Rhymes with gracioso


Learn More about gracioso

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of "gracioso"


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