Definition of narcotraficante in English:

narcotraficante

Pronunciation /ˌnɑːkəʊtrafɪˈkanti/ /nɑːkəʊˌtrafɪˈkanteɪ/

noun

  • In South America: a member of a drug cartel; especially a person who deals in or smuggles illicit drugs; a drug trafficker.

Origin

1980s. From Spanish narcotraficante drug-trafficker from narco- + traficante dealer, trafficker (from traficar + -ante).