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Guido

[gwee-doh; Italian gwee-daw] /ˈgwi doʊ; Italian ˈgwi dɔ/
noun
1.
a male given name.
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Word Origin and History for Guido

masc. proper name, Italian, literally "leader," of Germanic origin (see guide (v.)). As a type of gaudy machoism often associated with Italian-Americans, 1980s, teen slang, from the name of character in Hollywood film Risky Business" (1983).

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guido

noun

A gaudy macho type: Guido: a greasy, pimpy, open-shirted, hairy-chested, gold-chaindanglin' sleazoid/ It's not my fault I look like a Guido

[1980s+ Teenagers; the name of a character in the 1983 movie Risky Business]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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