curiboca

noun

cu·​ri·​bo·​ca
ˌk(y)u̇rəˈbōkə
plural -s
sometimes offensive
: a Brazilian of American Indian and European or African ancestry

Word History

Etymology

Portuguese cariboca, curiboca, from Tupi

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“Curiboca.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/curiboca. Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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