American English

Definition of piñata noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



, NAmE//pɪnˈyɑt̮ə//
(from Spanish)
jump to other results
a brightly decorated container, often a figure of a person or an animal, filled with toys and candy, which children try to hit with a stick with their eyes covered in order to break it open, as a party game
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: piñata