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"Bitch" is a noun which is often translated as "la perra", and "shut up" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "callarse". Learn more about the difference between "bitch" and "shut up" below.
bitch
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. la perra
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(female dog)
My bitch has had two litters.Mi perra ha tenido dos camadas.
2.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(unpleasant woman)
a. la perra
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Our stepmother is a real bitch. She never lets us see our father.Nuestra madrastra es una verdadera perra. Nunca nos deja ver a nuestro padre.
b. la cabrona
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
That bitch has been spreading lies about me.Esa cabrona ha estado diciendo mentiras sobre mí.
c. la bruja
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
She's such a bitch when she's hungry.Es una bruja cuando tiene hambre.
d. la zorra
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Get away from my boyfriend, bitch!¡Aléjate de mi novio, zorra!
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(complaint)
a. la queja
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I have a bitch against my union.Tengo una queja de mi sindicato.
b. el fastidio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Waking up early Saturday morning is a bitch.Es un fastidio madrugar un sábado.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to complain)
a. quejarse
Stop bitching about everything.Deja de quejarte por todo.
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shut up(
shuht
 
uhp
)
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to be quiet)
a. callarse
Will you shut up? You haven't stopped talking for hours.¿Te puedes callar? Llevas horas hablando sin parar.
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
2. (to close)
a. cerrar
They shut up the summer resort for the winter.Cerraron el lugar de veraneo durante el invierno.
3. (to silence)
a. callar
I didn't know what to do to shut the kids up.No sabía qué hacer para callar a los niños.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
4. (imperative)
a. cállate
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Shut up! I can't hear the music.¡Cállate! No puedo oír la música.
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