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"Huevo" is a noun which is often translated as "egg", and "un montón" is a phrase which is often translated as "a lot". Learn more about the difference between "huevo" and "un montón" below.
huevo(
weh
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boh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
a. egg
¿Me das dos huevos, pan tostado y jugo de naranja de desayuno, por favor?Can I have two eggs, toast, and orange juice for breakfast, please?
2. (anatomy)
a. egg
Los ovarios son las glándulas donde se almacenan los huevos de la mujer.The ovaries are the glands where a woman's eggs are stored.
3.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(male genitalia)
a. ball
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Le di una patada en los huevos al ladrón que trató de robar mi cartera.I kicked the thief who tried to steal my purse in the balls.
4.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(a lot of money)
a. arm and a leg
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¡Qué reloj tan guay! Te debió costar un huevo.What a cool watch! It must have cost you an arm and a leg.
b. bomb
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(United Kingdom)
Me encantaría ir al concierto pero las entradas cuestan un huevo.I'd love to go to the concert but tickets cost a bomb.
¡Huevos!
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
5.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(general)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. Fuck off!
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Tu nave está bien chafa. - ¡Huevos, güey!Your car is a piece of crap. - Fuck off, dude!
b. Fuck you!
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
¡Huevos! Me la pelas, cabrón.Fuck you! You can suck it, asshole.
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un montón
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (a big amount)
a. a lot
Dentro de la casa abandonada había un montón de basura.Inside the abandoned house there was a lot of trash.
b. lots
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Le saqué un montón de fotos a la torre Eiffel.I took lots of pictures of the Eiffel Tower.
c. loads
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Mi primo ganó un montón de dinero jugando al póquer por internet.My cousin made loads of money playing poker online.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
2. (very much)
a. a lot
¿Cuándo vas a venir a visitarme? Te extraño un montón.When are you coming to visit me? I miss you a lot.
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