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sombrero

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noun, som·bre·ro \səm-ˈbrer-(ˌ)ō, säm-\

Simple Definition of sombrero

  • : a type of hat with a very wide brim that is often worn in Mexico and the southwestern U.S.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sombrero

plural sombreros

  1. :  an often high-crowned hat of felt or straw with a very wide brim worn especially in the Southwest and Mexico

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Origin of sombrero

Spanish, from sombra shade


First Known Use: 1599

Rhymes with sombrero


SOMBRERO Defined for Kids

sombrero

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noun som·bre·ro \səm-ˈbrer-ō\

Definition of sombrero for Students

plural sombreros

  1. :  a tall hat with a very wide brim worn especially in Mexico





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