1. (colloquial) (used to express surprise) (Andes) 
a. wow (colloquial) (United States) 
¡Caracho! Nunca vi una casa tan grande.Wow! I've never seen such a big house.
2. (colloquial) (used to express anger) (Andes) 
a. darn 
¡Caracho! Ahora tendremos que esperar dos horas más para el próximo tren.Darn! Now we'll have to wait another two hours for the next train.
b. damn it (vulgar) 
¡Deja de quejarte ya, caracho!Stop complaining already, damn it!
c. shoot (United States) 
¡Caracho! No puedo creer que me olvidara de tu cumpleaños. Perdóname.Shoot! I can't believe I forgot about your birthday. I'm sorry.
d. sugar 
Oh sugar! I dropped my keys down the stairwell!¡Ay caracho! Se me cayeron las llaves por el hueco de la escalera!
¡caracho! (And) sugar! (familiar); shoot! (familiar); I'll be darned! (familiar); (EEUU)
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