from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Mexican-American youth or teenager, especially one who dresses in flamboyant clothes and belongs to a neighborhood gang.
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- n. A Mexican-American, especially a juvenile delinquent in the Los Angeles area.
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- n. a Mexican-American teenager who belongs to a neighborhood gang and who dresses in showy clothes
American Spanish, possibly alteration of payuco, yokel, from payo, rustic.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Spanish pachuco (Wiktionary)