Spanglish

noun Span·glish \ ˈspaŋ-glish , -lish \

Definition of Spanglish

: Spanish marked by numerous borrowings from English; broadly : any of various combinations of Spanish and English

Origin and Etymology of spanglish

blend of Spanish and English


SPANGLISH Defined for English Language Learners

Spanglish

Definition of Spanglish for English Language Learners

  • : Spanish that includes the use of English words


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Spanglish? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

unwilling or reluctant

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks Quiz

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!