variants or pegador
plural -s
: remora

Word History


pega from Spanish, literally, act of sticking, from pegar to stick, paste, cling, from Latin picare to daub with pitch, from pic-, pix pitch; pegador from Spanish, from pegar

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“Pega.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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