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Defeño (a)

Mexicanismos II

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 4/12/2011
Word: Defeño (a)
(de-FE-ño), adjetivo.
English: Person from Mexico City
Etymology: De D. F., abreviatura de Distrito Federal.
Meaning: 1. coloquial. Perteneciente o relativo al Distrito Federal.
2. Nativo o habitante del Distrito Federal.
Topic:Mexicanismos II
Example:

Los de la ciudad de Monterrey y Guadalajara piensan que los defeños se sienten un poco superiores. No es extraño, ese es el pensamiento de la gente de las grandes capitales.

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