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borrego

lamb

noun

borrego, -a
masculine or feminine noun
1. lamb (animal)
2. (informal Pey) (persona)
  • todos le siguen como borregos -> they all follow him like sheep

borrego [bor-ray’-go, gah]
noun
1. Lamb not yet a year old. (m & f)
2. Simpleton, a soft, ignorant fellow. (Metaphorical) (m & f)
  • No hay tales borregos -> (Coll.) there is no evidence of its truth, there is not such a thing
3. Con, hoax (trampa); (Mex.) Lie, tall story (mentira). (Caribbean) (m & f)
noun, plural
4. Fleecy clouds (nubes); white horses, foamy crests of waves. (m)

borregoa borrega
1 (Zoología) (oveja joven) lamb; yearling lamb; (oveja adulta) sheep
2 (persona)
le siguieron como borregos they followed him like sheep
1 (Cuba) (México) hoax
2 borregos (nubes) fleecy clouds; (Náutica) foamy crests of waves; white horses; white caps; (EEUU)

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