bolo
masculine noun
1. bowling pin (sport) (pieza)
  • (el juego de) los bolos -> (tenpin) bowling
2. gig (informal) (actuación) (peninsular Spanish)
3. boozer (informal) (borracho) (CAm)

bolo [bo’-lo]
noun
1. One of the ninepins set up to be knocked down by a bowler. (m)
2. Round or oblong cushion on which women make lace. (Province; Provinicial) (m)
3. Large piece of timber, in which the shafts and rests of a winding staircase are fitted. (m)
4. Idiot, stupid. (m)
5. Bolus, a very large pill. (m)
6. The game of ninepins or tenpins. (m)
7. A large knife, like a machete, used in the Philippines. (m)
  • Es un bolo -> he is an idiot, an ignorant, stupid fellow
  • Juego de bolos -> a game of nine-pins
  • Andar en bolos -> to be naked
  • Ir en bolos -> to run off
  • Echar a rodar los bolos -> (fig.) to create a disturbance
8. Large pill. (Medical)
9. One-peso coin; (Ven.) one-bolívar coin. (Caribbean)
10. Slam (cartas).
11. Christening present (regalo). (Mexico)
(And.)(Carib.)
adjective
1. Drunk, plastered (borracho). (Central America) (m)

bolo
1 (cilindro) skittle; ninepin; (EEUU)
andar en bolo (And) to be naked
ir en bolo (Caribe) to run off; run away
tumbar bolo (And) to do well; bring it off
2 bolos (juego) skittles
singular
; (s)
ninepins
singular
; (EEUU) (s)
[juego] de bolos
echar a rodar los bolos to stir up trouble; make mischief
3 (Med) large pill
4 (Naipes) slam
5 (moneda) (Caribe) one-peso coin; (Ven) one-bolívar coin
6 (México) (regalo) christening present from godparents; (from godparents)
7 (pene) prick (vulgar)
bolo (Centroamérica) (Cuba) (México)
adjetivo
drunk
drunk
bolo
(Música) gig; concert

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