Definition of 'barrio'
Example sentences containing 'barrio'
With the money from the sale and a bit more from loans, the Reeveses were able to buy a run-down cottage on the edge of the Mexican barrio.THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES (1989) THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES (1989)
He liked tall, slim girls but yielded to any temptress of the opposite sex, even the plumpest girls from the barrio.THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES (1989)
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