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How to use banderilla in a sentence

This was doubtless the forerunner of 265 the modern banderilla (barbed dart ornamented with streamers of colored paper).
MODERN SPANISH LYRICSVARIOUS
These touch-and-go experiments form no part of the strict duties of the chulo; his exclusive province is the banderilla.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 71, NO. 436, FEBRUARY 1852VARIOUS
The jaunty insouciance of the young range-rider irritated him as a banderilla goads a bull in the ring.
STEVE YEAGERWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
And the smile was as a banderilla to her niece's goaded spirit.
NEW FACESMYRA KELLY
Nacional, with the banderilla in his hand, attracted the bull to the centre of the plaza.
THE BLOOD OF THE ARENAVICENTE BLASCO IBEZ
Next to them are the banderilleros; and the dart adorned with many colored ribbons is called a banderilla.
VINE AND OLIVE; OR YOUNG AMERICA IN SPAIN AND PORTUGALOLIVER OPTIC

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