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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An employer who exploits Italian immigrants in the U.S.; An owner or proprietor of an inn in Italy.

Usage examples (36)
  • He must be down there on that beach searching, calling his padrone's name, perhaps.
  • The padrone was a politician, and had a pull.
  • The old padrone, he wasn't changing with the times.
  • "I am quite well, padrone," she said, smiling shyly. for more
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