Definition of guiro noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈɡwɪərəʊ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwiːroʊ//
, NAmE//ˈɡwɪroʊ//
(pl. guiros) Musical instruments
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a musical instrument consisting of a tube of wood with a rough surface, played by passing a stick over it in a repeated rhythm See related entries: Musical instruments Word OriginSpanish, ‘gourd’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: guiro