[tuh-rair-oh; Spanish taw-re-raw]
noun, plural toreros [tuh-rair-ohz; Spanish taw-re-raws] .
a bullfighter, especially a matador.

1720–30; < Spanish, equivalent to tor(o) bull (< Latin taurus) + -ero < Latin -ārius -ary Unabridged
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torero (tɒˈrɛərəʊ)
n , pl -ros
a bullfighter, esp one who fights on foot
[C18: from Spanish, from Late Latin taurārius, from Latin taurus a bull]

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Example sentences
He frequently envisages himself in the bullring as a picador or torero, as well as the bull.
There are many factors that determine the outcome, including the stock of the bulls and the skill of the torero.
Then there is applause for the torero and hisses for the bull.
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