novillero novillero

Definition(s):

  • (n) a bullfighter who is required to fight bulls less than four years of age

Usage(s):

  1. More successful was another novillero, a handsome 19-year-old boy billed as Liceaga.
  2. Handsome in his olive vestido de corte, his sideburns shadowed by his flat-crowned sombrero, Jos Maria proved himself a good novillero.

News

  1. Novel Drug Shows Promise for Early Stage Breast Cancer

    Title: Novel Drug Shows Promise for Early Stage Breast Cancer Category: Health News Created: 9/10/2013 12:36:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 9/11/2013 12:00:00 AM
    on September 12, 2013     Source: MedicineNet.com

  2. ‘Dissident Gardens,’ Jonathan Lethem’s New Novel

    Jonathan Lethem's tragicomic new novel,
    on September 12, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. Nobel winner Vargas Llosa unveils new novel

    MADRID (AP) — Nobel-winning author Mario Vargas Llosa is unveiling his new novel, titled "The Discreet Hero" and set in his native Peru.
    on September 11, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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