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1. pachuco

a Mexican-American teenager who belongs to a neighborhood gang and who dresses in showy clothes

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noun plural -cos
a young Mexican living in the US, esp one of low social status who belongs to a street gang

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nounWord forms: plural paˈchucos Slang
a young Mexican-American man, esp. one belonging to a neighborhood gang or in trouble with the law
a Mexican-American
in this use, a contemptuous term

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n. pl. pa·chu·cos
1. A Mexican-American man or boy who dresses in flamboyant clothes, often one who belongs to a neighborhood gang.
2. Offensive A Mexican-American man or boy.

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