AskDefine | Define garbo

Dictionary Definition

Garbo n : United States film actress (born in Sweden) known for her reclusiveness (1905-1990) [syn: Greta Garbo, Greta Louisa Gustafsson]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

garbage + -o.

Noun

  1. a rubbish collector.

Italian

Verb

garbo
  1. First-person singular present tense of garbare

Noun

Related terms

Spanish

Noun

garbo

Extensive Definition

Garbo is an Italian word (also used in Spanish) meaning politeness, gentleness, tact, grace. It may refer to:
garbo in German: Garbo
garbo in Spanish: Garbo
garbo in Italian: Garbo (disambigua)
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