Definition of muchacho in US English:



  • (in Spanish-speaking regions) a young man.

    • ‘Bet you thought you really were something… bet you thought you didn't have to worry about regular muchachos like me…’
    • ‘Why do I have this feeling it'll be about yet another muchacho?’
    • ‘In the street, Miguel will spot some foxy muchacho, and ayayay! - he trembles, he staggers, he has to cling to my arm, or Rosario's.’
    • ‘While visiting the island, her Latina narrator falls in love with Wilson, ‘a beautiful ebony-skinned muchacho whose charm was well-known throughout the town’.’
    • ‘The muchachos breathe in the dust and violence but the bull does not die in San Carlos.’
    • ‘They match your eyes, all those muchachos would melt!’
    • ‘The muchachos were ace marksmen, like Goya himself.’
    • ‘But when adult supervision finally showed up, the muchachos running the traffic stop were persuaded to give back the camera.’