Spanglish

Spanglish

[spang-glish or, often, -lish]
noun
Spanish spoken with a large admixture of English, especially American, words and expressions.

Origin:
1965–70; blend of Spanish and English

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Spanglish (ˈspæŋɡlɪʃ)
 
n
a variety of English heavily influenced by Spanish, commonly spoken in US Hispanic communities
 
[C20: from a blend of Spanish + English]

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Spanglish
Spanish and English mixture
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