perfecto

[per-fek-toh]
noun, plural perfectos.
a rather thick, medium-sized cigar tapering almost down to a point at each end.

Origin:
1890–95, Americanism; < Spanish: literally, perfect

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To perfecto
Collins
World English Dictionary
perfecto (pəˈfɛktəʊ)
 
n , pl -tos
a large cigar that is tapered from both ends
 
[Spanish, literally: perfect]

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
It was one of only nine occasions that a pitcher has lost a perfecto with two out in the ninth.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature