buen retiro

noun buen re·ti·ro \ˌbwānrəˈtē(ˌ)rō, ˌbwen-\

Definition of buen retiro

  1. 1 :  a resting place or retreat

  2. 2 usually capitalized B&R [from Buen Retiro, near Madrid, Spain, where it was manufactured] :  a soft-paste porcelain produced during the latter half of the 18th century in the private manufactory of the king of Spain

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Origin and Etymology of buen retiro

Spanish, literally, good retreat

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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