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a·fi·cio·na·do

 (ə-fĭsh′ē-ə-nä′dō, -fĭs′ē-, -fē′sē-)
n. pl. a·fi·cio·na·dos
An enthusiastic admirer or follower; a fan.

[Spanish, past participle of aficionar, to induce a liking for, from afición, liking, from Latin affectiō, affectiōn-; see affection.]

aficionado

(əˌfɪʃjəˈnɑːdəʊ; Spanish afiθjoˈnaðo)
n, pl -dos (-dəʊz; Spanish -ðos)
1. an ardent supporter or devotee: a jazz aficionado.
2. (Individual Sports, other than specified) a devotee of bullfighting
[Spanish, from aficionar to arouse affection, from afición affection]

a•fi•cio•na•do

(əˌfɪʃ yəˈnɑ doʊ, əˌfɪʃ ə-, əˌfi si ə-)

n., pl. -dos.
a devotee; fan.
[1835–45; < Sp: literally, amateur, past participle of aficionar to engender affection, v. derivative of afición affection1]

aficionado

an avid and informed devotee of bullflghting; now used of devotees of any sport, activity, or art.
See also: Bulls and Bullfighting
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aficionado - a fan of bull fighting
rooter, sports fan, fan - an enthusiastic devotee of sports
2.aficionado - a serious devotee of some particular music genre or musical performeraficionado - a serious devotee of some particular music genre or musical performer
buff, devotee, lover, fan - an ardent follower and admirer

aficionado

noun fan, lover, enthusiast, admirer, supporter, nut (slang), follower, addict, freak (informal), disciple, buff (informal), fanatic, devotee, connoisseur, adherent, votary You are obviously a jazz aficionado.
Translations

aficionado

[əˌfɪsjəˈnɑːdəʊ] Naficionado/a m/f

aficionado

[əˌfɪʃiəˈnɑːdəʊ əˌfɪʃəˈnɑːdəʊ] npassionné(e) m/f
an aficionado of sth → un(e) passionné(e) de qch
a jazz aficionado → un(e) passionné(e) de jazz

aficionado

n pl <-s> → Liebhaber(in) m(f)
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was born in the late '90s and the brand Aficionado was set for IPO registration in September 2000 and has exponentially grown to offer franchising opportunities, direct dealership, domestic and international distributorship, tolling, contract manufacturing, and personalizing services.
Pero una vez que un aficionado se integra el grupo, puede contar con mecanismos de solidaridad muy eficientes.
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Me la narro Agustin, un joven maestro, hijo de un profesor de la Universidad de Buenos Aires, aficionado del River Plate, uno de los equipos mas importantes de Argentina.
Ademas, estas conductas antisociales llegan a originar agresiones como las sufridas por el arbitro de 15 anos en Cordoba el pasado 15 de diciembre de 2014 cuando dirigia un encuentro de futbol base en dicha localidad, o generando incluso la muerte de aficionados como el reciente caso de "Jimy", aficionado del Deportivo de La Coruna a manos de radicales del Atletico de Madrid.
I can play stuff that people wouldn't know unless they're a big soul or rock aficionado, but I think of songs in the middle of the night, and get up and write them down."
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Cada aficionado tendra su punto de vista, pero creo que a mucha gente no le gustaba el Foro, desconozco por que.