cla·​ro ˈklär-(ˌ)ō How to pronounce claro (audio)
plural claros
: a light-colored usually mild cigar

Word History


Spanish, from claro light, from Latin clarus

First Known Use

1889, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of claro was in 1889

Dictionary Entries Near claro

Cite this Entry

“Claro.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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