Thesaurus

barrio

noun

Synonyms of barrio

as in ghetto, enclave

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for barrio

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About barrio

Time Traveler for barrio

Time Traveler

The first known use of barrio was in 1833

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near barrio

barring

barrio

barrios

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Barrio.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/barrio. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on barrio

Nglish: Translation of barrio for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Which Word Does Not Belong?

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!