frijoles

usage note
This word may also be spelled “fríjol.”
frijoles
plural noun
1. (figurative) (nourishment) (Mexico) 
a. food 
No queremos dinero o bienes, solo frijoles y un techo.We don't want money or possessions, just food and shelter.
frijol
masculine noun
2. (culinary) (Latin America) 
a. bean 
Almorcé arroz con frijoles negros y pollo.I had rice, black beans, and chicken for lunch.
frijol
Noun
1. (general) 
a. bean (Latin America) 
fríjol
frijol
1 especialmente (Latinoamérica) (Botánica) (judía) bean
frijol colorado kidney bean
frijol de café coffee bean
frijol de soja soya bean
2 frijoles (Latinoamérica) (comida) food
singular
; (s)
buscarse los frijoles (Cuba) to earn a crust (familiar); earn a living
3
¡frijoles! (Caribe) certainly not!; not on your life!
echar frijoles (México) to blow one's own trumpet
ser como los frijoles que al primer hervor se arrugan (And) (México) to run at the first sign of trouble
4 (México) (mofa) taunt
5 (And) (México) (cobarde) coward
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