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hom·bre 1(ŏm′brā′, ōm′brĕ)
A man; a fellow.
[Spanish, from Old Spanish omne, from Latin homō, homin-; see dhghem- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
hom·bre 2(hŏm′bər, ŏm′-)
Variant of ombre.
Western US a slang word for man
[C19: from Spanish: man]
(Card Games) a variant of ombre
hom•bre2(ˈɒm breɪ, -bri)
n., pl. -bres.
[1830–40; < Sp, by dissimilation and intrusion of b < Latin hominem, acc. of homō man]
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|Noun||1.||hombre - an informal term for a youth or man; "a nice guy"; "the guy's only doing it for some doll"|
adult male, man - an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus"
sod - an informal British term for a youth or man; "the poor sod couldn't even buy a drink"