Definition of seringueiro in English:

seringueiro

noun

  • In Brazil: a person employed to harvest natural rubber; a rubber worker.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Edinburgh Literary Journal. From Brazilian Portuguese seringueiro (apparently 1830 or earlier) from seringa + -eiro.

Pronunciation

seringueiro

/ˌsɛrɪŋˈɡɛːrəʊ/