anda

SUGGESTION
USAGE NOTE
This word may also be spelled “andas.”
anda(
ahn
-
dah
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (religious) (Andes)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
a. platform
Cuatro personas cargan la estatua del santo en un anda.Four people carry the statue of the saint on a platform.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
interjection
2. (used to urge someone)
a. come on
¡Anda, que no tenemos todo el día!Come on, we don't have all day!
b. go on
¡Anda, tírate al agua!Go on, jump in the water!
3. (used to express irritation)
a. come on
¡Anda! ¿Olvidaste de la cartera otra vez? ¿Y cuándo piensas devolverme la plata de las otras ocasiones?Come on! You forgot your wallet again? And when do you plan on paying me back for the other times?
b. oh man
¡Anda! ¡Eché sal al café en vez de azúcar!Oh man! I put salt in my coffee instead of sugar!
4. (used to express surprise)
a. wow
¡Anda! ¡Mira ese edificio tan colorido!Wow! Look at how colorful that building is!
b. man
¡Anda! ¿Te obligan a trabajar diez horas sin un descanso?Man! They make you work for ten hours without a break?
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anda
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
interjection
1. (indica sorpresa)
a.
¡anda!gosh!
¡anda la osa!good grief!
2. (por favor)
a. go on!
3. (venga)
a. come on!
¡anda ya!get away!, come off it!
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