cabra
feminine noun
1. goat
  • cabra de angora -> angora goat
  • cabra montés -> wild goat
  • pie o pata de cabra -> crowbar, jemmy (British), jimmy (United States)
  • estar como una cabra (informal) -> to be off one's head
  • la cabra siempre tira al monte (Prov) -> you can't make a leopard change his spots

cabra [cah’-brah]
noun
1. Goat. (f)
2. Engine formerly used to throw stones. (f)
3. Cabra montés, wild goat. (f)
  • Estar como una cabra -> to be crazy
  • La cabra siempre tira al monte -> what is bred in the bone will come out in the flesh: a man’s acts show what he is
4. Trick, swindle (trampa); loaded dice (dado). (Andes & Caribbean) (f)
5. Light carriage (carro). (f)
6. (Cono Sur) little girl. (f)
noun, plural
7. Red marks on the legs caused by fire.
8. Small white clouds floating in the air.
  • Piel de cabra -> goatskin
Capra.

cabra
1 (Zoología) goat; (hembra) nanny goat; she-goat; (almizclero) musk deer
estar como una cabra to be crazy
la cabra siempre tira al monte a leopard does not change its spots; what's bred in the bone will out in the flesh
cabra montés Spanish ibex
2 (Latinoamérica) (truco) trick; swindle; (dado) loaded dice
3 (S. Cone) (carro) light carriage; [de carpintero] sawhorse; sawbuck; (EEUU)
4 (S. Cone) (niña) little girl
5 (moto) motorbike

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