conquistadores conquistadores

Definition(s):

  • (n) an adventurer (especially one who led the Spanish conquest of Mexico and Peru in the 16th century)

Usage(s):

  1. Meet the new conquistadores; Spaniards leading a national surge in global business and politics, culture and the arts.
  2. There's even a moment when the Spanish conquistadores appear, crosses prominently displayed.
  3. As early as the 16th century, the conquistadores were pouring men into the emerald hell to find it.

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  • "The hardship those conquistadores and settlers felt is the same hardship many Hispanics experience today," Cortada said, describing his work as expressionist but influenced by Cuban Modernist brush strokes taught to him by his father and uncle....
    on Sep 21, 2007 By: Xavier Cortada Source: MiamiHerald.com

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