Definition of "zambo" [zam•bo]

  • (noun) The child of a mulatto and a negro; also, the child of an Indian and a negro; colloquially or humorously, a negro; a sambo.

Use "zambo" in a sentence

  • "As for Carrera, he is sometimes called a mulatto and sometimes a zambo, that is, half-Negro, half-Indian."
  • "A few species described - capuli cherry and zambo squash, for example - are not Andean natives but are included because the Andean types have much to offer the rest of the world."
  • "Another celebrated bandit was the zambo, Jose Rayo."

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