HyperDic: padrone

English > 2 senses of the word padrone:
NOUNperson padronean owner or proprietor of an inn in Italy
person padronean employer who exploits Italian immigrants in the U.S.
English > padrone: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningAn owner or proprietor of an inn in Italy.
Broaderhost, innkeeper, bonifaceThe owner or manager of an inn
Spanishpadrone
English > padrone: 2 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningAn employer who exploits Italian immigrants in the U.S..
BroaderemployerA person or firm that employs workers

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