Definition of rivo
—used as an encouragement to drink and be merry
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Origin and Etymology of rivo
probably modification of Spanish arriba up, up with (often used in interjectional phrases), from a to (from Latin ad) + riba slope, embankment, from Latin ripa bank, shore
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