Definition of


  1. (noun, person) someone who fights bulls

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Synonyms of Toreador


Alternate forms of Toreador

Hyponyms: banderillero, matador, novillero, picador, torero

Hypernyms: individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul

Origin of the word Toreador

  1. "bullfighter," 1618, from Sp. toreador, from torear "to fight in a bullfight," from toro "bull," from L. taurus (see steer (n.)). more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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