caribe

caribe

[kuh-ree-bee; Spanish kah-ree-ve]
noun, plural caribes [kuh-ree-beez; Spanish kah-ree-ves] .

Origin:
1865–70; < Spanish: cannibal, Carib

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caribe

noun
small voraciously carnivorous freshwater fishes of South America that attack and destroy living animals [syn: piranha
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