Definition of ribaldo in English:

ribaldo

noun

Australian, NZ
  • A large-eyed, cod-like fish, Mora moro (family Moridae), found in deeper waters worldwide.

Origin

1950s. Origin unknown. In spite of the early localization in Madeira, there seems to be no evidence other than the implication of quots. 1843 and 1952 for a Portuguese origin.

Pronunciation

ribaldo

/rɪˈbaldəʊ/