Definitions for picadorˈpɪk əˌdɔr, ˌpɪk əˈdɔr; -ˈdɔr iz
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the horseman who pricks the bull with a lance early in the bullfight to goad the bull and to make it keep its head low
A lancer mounted on horseback who assists a matador.
I saw the picador lance the bull.
a horseman armed with a lance, who in a bullfight receives the first attack of the bull, and excites him by picking him without attempting to kill him
A picador is one of the pair of horsemen in a Spanish bullfight that jab the bull with a lance. They perform in the tercio de varas which is the first of the three stages in a Spanish bullfight.
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a man mounted on horseback armed with a spear to incite the bull in a bull-fight.
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