noun gua·ra·guao \¦gwärə¦gwau̇\

Definition of guaraguao



  1. :  any of several West Indian timber trees of the family Meliaceae; especially :  a Puerto Rican timber tree (Guarea guara) that yields a wood resembling the related mahogany

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Origin and Etymology of guaraguao

American Spanish, from Taino

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to criticize severely

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