paisano definition

  • noun:
    • A countryman; a compatriot.
    • Slang a pal; a pal.
    • Peasant; rustic
    • an individual's fellow countryman; compatriot
    • local, especially a native of California of mixed Spanish and Indian ancestry
    • roadrunner
    • The chaparral dick; the roadrunner.
    • A compatriot.
    • A comrade; a pal; a buddy.
    • The chaparral-cock or road-runner, Geococcyx californianus. See Geococcyx, and cut under chaparral-cock.

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