Definition of rejon
: a short barbed spear used by the rejoneador in bullfighting
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Origin and Etymology of rejon
Spanish rejón, from rejo iron nail, sharp point, from reja plowshare, from Latin regula iron bar, straight piece of wood, ruler
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up rejon? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).