Definition of gringo in English:

gringo

Translate gringo into Spanish

nounplural noun gringos

derogatory, humorous
  • (in Spanish-speaking countries and contexts, chiefly in the Americas) a person, especially an American, who is not Hispanic or Latino.

Pronunciation

gringo

/ˈɡriNGɡō/ /ˈɡrɪŋɡoʊ/

Origin

Spanish, literally ‘foreign, foreigner, or gibberish’.