amigo amigo  /ə ˈmi ˌɡoʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a friend or comrade

Usage(s):

  1. Tonight the Ocean's amigos are in different parts of Toronto: Clooney with The Men Who Stare at Goats at the Ryerson, Damon with The Informant! in a Gala showing at Roy Thomson Hall.
  2. Sin embargo, con un poco de ayuda de sus amigos, el pianista Bebo Valds, el cantaor flamenco Diego El Cigala y el director de cine Fernando Trueba tienen entre manos un megaxito.

News

  1. Down to 1 shady amigo

    New York’s “four amigos’’ are now down to one. The third state senator in the once-powerful Albany quartet, Pedro Espada Jr., was hauled off to prison yesterday, following in the footsteps of fellow members Carl Kruger of Brooklyn and Hiram Monserrate of Queens. All three senators were convicted in...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: New York Post

  2. MMA Roundtable: Werdum's title chances, Metamoris, Henderson vs. Evans, Bellator's UFC pick-ups

    As the weather heats up and the summer schedule plows forward, it's that time again to grab a seat and debate the latest comings and goings in the MMA world. For that I'm happy to be joined by my West Coast amigo, Dave Doyle, for this latest edition of the MMA Roundtable. We'll talk the UFC heavyweight title, reflect on the merits of BJJ pay-per-views and peruse through Bellator's recent signing ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: SB Nation

  3. Rochester Man Accused Of Selling Fake Postage Stamps

    Prosecutors allege that Alcides Marcelino aka "Amigo" sold counterfeit Lady Liberty and U.S. Flag forever stamps on several occasions in 2010 and 2011
    on June 10, 2013     Source: 1180 WHAM

Quotes

  1. "Go for the kill," Bosh said of not driving to the hoop for two and the tie. "That's what they did to us. A high screen and roll with me and Amigo (Calderon). It was only fitting to try for the win. It would be a shame to come out here (in...
    on Apr 13, 2009 By: Chris Bosh Source: London Free Press

  2. "He said, 'Hola amigo, como estas, Luis?'," Luis Fortuno said in a telephone phone interview.
    on Oct 11, 2007 By: Luis Fortuno Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Like the Houston Dynamo, Amigo Energy is a dynamic company and an exciting brand for the city of Houston," said Oliver Luck, president of the Dynamo. "Both of our companies focus on building a customer base from all sectors of the city, and...
    on Aug 15, 2007 By: Oliver Luck Source: Business Wire (press release)

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