the person whose task in a bullfight is to stick banderillas into the neck and shoulders of the bull
Origin of banderilleroSpanish ; from banderilla
The member of a matador's cuadrilla who is responsible for placing the banderillas during a bullfight.
Origin of banderilleroSpanish, from banderilla, banderilla; see banderilla.
- (bullfighting) A member of the cuadrilla who sticks the banderillas in the bull's neck.
From Spanish banderillero