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noun as in bullfighter

noun as in matador

Weak match

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At last the mock bull amiably presented himself to be killed and the victorious toreador retired amid great applause.

Winn set himself against him with the dogged fury of a bull against a toreador.

When Frederick and his friends entered, a woman and a slim toreador were dancing.

A little nod of Consuelo's round black-and-red toreador hat or a kiss tossed from her riding-whip was reward enough!

But when I looked again, she had a hairpin between her white teeth and was carefully adjusting her toreador hat.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to toreador, such as: banderillero, picador, torero, capeador, tauridor, and tauromachian.

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