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huarache

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noun hua·ra·che \wə-ˈrä-chē, hə-\

Definition of huarache

  1. :  a low-heeled sandal having an upper made of interwoven leather strips



Origin of huarache

Mexican Spanish, from Tarascan kʷaṛáči


First Known Use: 1892

Rhymes with huarache


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of "huarache"


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