vaina
feminine noun
1. pod (en planta)
2. scabbard (de espada)
3. pain (muy informal) (problema, molestia) (Colombian Spanish, PerÚ, Venezuelan Spanish)
  • ¡déjate de vainas! -> stop pissing around!
  • cualquier vaina -> anything (cosa)

vaina [vah’-e-nah]
noun
1. Scabbard of a sword. (f)
2. Knife or scissors case. (f)
3. Pod (de guisante), capsule, husk (de nuez), hull, cod. (f)
4. Bolt-rope tabling, to which the bolt-rope is fastened. (Nautical) (f)
5. Fluke (chiripa). (Andes) (f)
6. (Cono Sur) Swindle (estafa). (f)
  • Vaina abierta -> scabbard of a large sword formerly used, which covered only one-third of it, in order to be easily drawn

vaina
1 [de espada] sheath; scabbard; [de útil] sheath; case; [de cartucho] case
2 (Botánica) [de garbanzo, guisante] pod; [de nuez] husk; shell
3 vainas (judías) green beans
4 (pega) problem; snag; (Latinoamérica) (molestia) nuisance; bore; (cosa) thing
¡qué vaina! what a nuisance!
5 (And) (chiripa) fluke; piece of luck
6 (S. Cone) (estafa) swindle
7
echar vaina (Caribe) to screw (vulgar); fuck (vulgar)
(persona inútil) twit (familiar); nitwit (familiar); dork (muy_familiar); especialmente (EEUU)
adjetivo
(Latinoamérica) (enojoso) annoying

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