Definition of

Padrone

  1. (noun, person) an employer who exploits Italian immigrants in the U.S.
  2. (noun, person) an owner or proprietor of an inn in Italy

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of Padrone

Hypernyms: boniface, employer, host, innkeeper

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