camarón

camarón
masculine noun
1. (animal) 
a. shrimp 
En esta región, puedes encontrar camarones, langostas y cangrejos.In this region, you can find shrimps, lobsters, and crabs.
b. prawn (United Kingdom) 
Muchos pescadores vienen aquí a pescar camarones.Many fishers come here to catch prawns.
2. (culinary) 
a. shrimp 
Compramos salmón y camarones para hacer sushi.We bought salmon and shrimp for making sushi.
b. prawn (United Kingdom) 
Esta noche vamos a cenar pescado y cócteles de camarones.Tonight we're having fish and prawn cocktails for dinner.
3. (occasional job) (Central America) 
Estoy buscando un camarón porque necesito dinero extra.I'm looking for some casual work because I need extra money.
camarón
Noun
1. (general) 
a. shrimp (United Kingdom) 
b. prawn (United States) 
camarón
1 (Zoología) shrimp
2 (Centroamérica) (propina) tip; gratuity
3 (And) (traidor) turncoat
hacer camarón to change sides; go over to the other side o camp
4 (Centroamérica) (trabajo) casual o occasional work
5 (S. Cone) (litera) bunk (bed)
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