noun ma·lin·che \məˈlinchē\

Definition of malinche



  1. :  a man or boy dressed as a woman in a Mexican dance drama

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Origin and Etymology of malinche

American Spanish, from Nahuatl Malintzin (Marina) †1550? Aztec slave mistress of Hernando Cortes

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a trip made at another's expense

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