Chicano

noun Chi·ca·no \ chi-ˈkä-(ˌ)nō also shi- \

Definition of Chicano

plural Chicanos
:an American and especially a man or boy of Mexican descent

Chicano

adjective

Origin and Etymology of chicano

Mexican Spanish, alteration of Spanish mexicano Mexican


CHICANO Defined for English Language Learners

Chicano

noun

Definition of Chicano for English Language Learners

  • : an American (especially a man or boy) whose parents or grandparents came from Mexico


CHICANO Defined for Kids

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Chicano

noun Chi·ca·no \ chi-ˈkä-nō \

Definition of Chicano for Students

plural Chicanos
:an American of Mexican ancestry

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Chicano

adjective

Definition of Chicano for Students

:of or relating to Chicanos
  • Chicano artists


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