corrida

noun
cor·​ri·​da | \ kȯ-ˈrē-t͟hə How to pronounce corrida (audio) \

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First Known Use of corrida

1802, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for corrida

borrowed from Spanish, short for corrida de toros, literally, "running of the bulls"; corrida "act of running," noun derivative from feminine past participle of correr "to run," going back to Latin currere — more at current entry 1

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“Corrida.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corrida. Accessed 15 Jul. 2020.

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