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Definition of the noun aficionado

What does aficionado mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: aficionados

  1. a fan of bull fighting
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic terms: fan / rooter / sports fan = an enthusiastic devotee of sports
  2. a serious devotee of some particular music genre or musical performer
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic words: buff / devotee / fan / lover = an ardent follower and admirer

Alternative definition of the noun aficionado

noun

  1. A person who likes, knows about, and appreciates a particular interest or activity; a fan or devotee.

Group

Aficionado is a musical group.

Music

  1. "Aficionado" is a musical album of Aficionado.
    • released on (4 years ago)
  2. "Aficionado" is a composition, cataloged instance.

Character

Aficionado is a fictional film character.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Aficionado

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Google previewCarnaval (2009)

by Kevin Devlin O'Shaughnessy

taken, transported, eternalized, saved " Aficionado": An aficionado is a lover of bullfights. "To a Flamenca, in Ardor": A ...

Google previewArt and the Platonic Matrix (2011)

by Jurgen Lawrenz

No art aficionado is a stranger to the 'misunderstanding' that follows new works like a shadow for as long as they are new and unfamiliar. Time, the great healer, generally manages to close the most gaping of such wounds in fairly short order.

Google previewThe Paradise Suite (2011)

Bobos in Paradise and On Paradise Drive by David Brooks

The remarkable thing about Cigar Aficionado is that it allows readers to demonstrate how effectively they, too, have lived up to the magazine's ...

Google previewDerivations (2005)

Exploring the Dynamics of Syntax by Juan Uriagereka

Every boxing aficionado is a good-old-George-fan. Be that as it may, (12) is a very serious 240 ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

understand follow closely: tag, tail follow immediately after: ensue, supervene follower: acolyte, adherent, aficionado, apostle, attendant, believer, claque, copycat, devotee, disciple, enthusiast, entourage, fan, groupie, henchman, -ist, minion, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant (1889)

Embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian Slang, Pidgin English, Tinker's Jargon and Other Irregular Phraseology by Albert Barrère, Charles Godfrey Leland

Aficionado (gypsy), a non-gypsy who lives and mixes with the tribe. From the Spanish af(c- ion, affection. An aficionado, a true lover and student of gypsy life. — Experiences of a Roumanie Rhei: Penny Illustrated Paper. Afloat (common), in a ...

Google previewFowler's Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage (2016)

by Jeremy Butterfield

aficionado. borrowed from Spanish ('supporter, enthusiast'), this word has the plural aficionados, not oes, and is spelt with only one letter f, not two. It can be pronounced uhfisyuhnahdoh or uhfishyuhnahdoh, but not uhfixyuhnahdoh. The final ...

Google previewHeinemann English Dictionary (2001)

by Martin Manser

aficionado aficionado (a-fish-ya-nah-doe) noun an enthusiastic follower. [Spanish] afield (a- teeld)...

Google previewThe Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (2014)

by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

a dance music aficionado AUSTRALIA, 1998.3a party open to the public, often announced and cited clandestinely, featuring drugs, music and sensory overload AUSTRALIA, 2002. 4 a slow-witted person,a fool. Originally a Scottish dialect ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant Embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian Slang, Pidgin English, Gypsies' Jargon and Other Irregular Phraseology (1897)

by Albert Barrère, Charles Godfrey Leland

Aficionado (gypsy), a non-gypsy who lives and mixes with the tribe. From the Spanish afic- ion, affection. An aficionado, a true lover and student of gypsy life. — Experiences of a Roumanie Rhei : Penny Illustrated Paper. Afloat (common), in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Latino Popular Culture (2004)

by Cordelia Candelaria

" Cigar Aficionado (November 1997). http://www.cigaraficionado.com/Cigar/Aficionado/ people/fkl.

Google previewColour Oxford English Dictionary (2011)

by Oxford Dictionaries,

aficionado /uh-fi-shuh-nah-doh/ noun (plural aficionados) a person who knows a lot about an activity or subject and is very keen on it. afield adverb to or at a distance. aflame adjective in flames. afloat adjective & adverb 1 floating in water.

Google previewThe Sterling Dictionary Of Literary Terms (1998)

by Amrita Sharma

AFICIONADO A Spanish term which means 'affectionate'. ln literary usage, a person might be referred to as an 'aficionado' (devotee, lover, admirer) of drama, mystery story or any other genre or even an individual author or playwright.

Google previewDictionary of Spelling

by Pramod K. Chaudhari

aficionado (uh-fish'ya-nah'doh) [Span.]: an ardent devotee.

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

steadfast, true devoted admirer idolater devoted follower adherent, fidus Achates, servant devoted to eating edacious devotee -ist, addict, adherent, admirer, aficionado (Sp), believer, bigot, champion, chauvinist, disciple, enthusiast, fan(atic), ...

Google previewNew Comprehensive A-Z Crossword Dictionary (1996)

by Edy G. Schaffer

ruler SHER SHAH salt lake NAMAKSAR sea DARYA title KHAN tribe SAFI, ULUS, TURK, KAFIR, TAJIK tribesman PATHAN valley WAKHAN aficionado FAN , DEVOTEE, FOLLOWER, ENTHUSIAST aflame AFIRE, ABLAZE, GLOWING.

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Corporate Reputation (2016)

by Craig E. Carroll

Similarly, a movie aficionado pans the latest Tom Cruise flick because the actor is a Scientologist.

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of African Cultural Heritage in North America (2015)

by Mwalimu J. Shujaa, Kenya J. Shujaa

The aficionado, however, determines what is good based on that individual's own judgment and taste rather than on what meets a given cultural standard. In blues aesthetics, a subjective emotional response of “good” (or not) occurs because ...

Google previewThe Sound Advice Dictionary for Acting & Voice Over (2013)

What You Need To Know To Have a Career in Voice Acting by Kate McClanaghan

Again, from veteran ADR/looping aficionado, Ann Anderson, “Principal dialogue has to be looped if it wasn't recorded cleanly. “For example, if a plane drones overhead while a scene is shot, the actors may have to redo some lines during ...

Google previewThe Odford English Dictionary (2013)

by Steve Fenton

Aficionado A haddock expert. American A happy food tin. Amplitude Worn out gum with no remaining flavour. Baptise To give a Christian name to a bread roll. Breadth The width of a standard loaf. Brunette The material from which teabags are ...

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Tour de France - Aficionado

Aficionados que viven la intensidad del Tour (con gorras de moda desechable).

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Aficionado Meaning

Video shows what aficionado means. An amateur bullfighter.. A person who likes, knows about, and appreciates a particular interest or activity (originally ...

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Quotes about Aficionado

I am not a Hemingway aficionado. (Margaux Hemingway)
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Scrabble value of A1F4I1C3I1O1N1A1D2O1

The value of this 10-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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