barrio: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (bär'ē-ō", bar'- Sp. bär'ryô), [key]
— pl. bar•ri•os
- (in Spain and countries colonized by Spain) one of the divisions into which a town or city, together with the contiguous rural territory, is divided.
- a part of a large U.S. city, esp. a crowded inner-city area, inhabited chiefly by a Spanish-speaking population.
- barrio (Thesaurus)