Definition of Matador. Meaning of Matador. Synonyms of Matador

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Definition of Matador

Matador
Matadore Mat"a*dore, Matador Mat"a*dor, n. [Sp. matador, prop., a killer, fr. matar to kill, L. mactare to sacrifice, kill.] 1. The killer; the man appointed to kill the bull in bullfights. 2. (Card Playing) In the game of quadrille or omber, the three principal trumps, the ace of spades being the first, the ace of clubs the third, and the second being the deuce of a black trump or the seven of a red one. When Lady Tricksey played a four, You took it with a matadore. --Swift.
Matador
Matador Mat"a*dor, n. 1. [Skat] The jack of clubs, or any other trump held in sequence with it, whether by the player or by his adversaries. 2. A certain game of dominoes in which four dominoes (the 4-3, 5-2, 6-1, and double blank), called matadors, may be played at any time in any way.

Meaning of Matador from wikipedia

- kills the bull, is addressed as maestro (master), or with the formal title matador de toros (killer of bulls). The other bullfighters in the entourage are...
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- The Matador is a 2005 dark comedy crime film written and directed by Richard Shepard and starring Pierce Brosnan and Greg Kinnear. It is the second Miramax...
- The AMC Matador is an automobile model line built and marketed by American Motors Corporation (AMC) from 1971 to 1978 model years. The Matador came in...
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- A torero (matador de toros) is the central bullfighter who must kill the bull. Matador may also refer to: Matador (company), a Slovakia-based global tire...
- Matador is a 1986 black comedy-drama thriller film by Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar about a student matador, Ángel Jiménez (Antonio Banderas), who confesses...
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