ass
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ass(
ahs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el burro
(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).
, la burra
(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).
The farmer's ass escaped from the corral.El burro del granjero se escapó del corral.
b. el asno
(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).
, la asna
(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).
The ass is a member of the horse family.El asno es un miembro de la familia de los equinos.
2.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(buttocks)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el culo
(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).
Does my ass look big in these pants?¿Mi culo se ve grande en estos pantalones?
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(fool)
a. el imbécil
(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).
, la imbécil
(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).
You acted like a total ass at the party last night.Te comportaste como un imbécil en la fiesta anoche.
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ass
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (vulgar)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el culo
(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).
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ass [æs]
noun
1 (Zool) asno (m); burro (m)
2 (fool) imbécil (m)
the man's an ass es un imbécil; don't be an ass! ¡no seas imbécil!; what an ass I am! ¡soy un imbécil!; ¡qué burro soy! (informal)
to make an ass of o.s. quedar en ridículo
ass [æs] (US)
noun
culo (very_informal) (m)
a piece of ass (girl) un bombón (informal)
She's great. Sweetest piece of ass I've seen in years She was one hot piece of ass, he thought
to have a piece of ass (sex) echar un polvo (vulgar)
The only one who's had a piece of ass lately is George You think I'd spend fifty bucks for a piece of ass? Does he want me for just a piece of ass or is it serious?
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as
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as(
ahs
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (card games)
a. ace
Gané el juego con un par de ases.I won the game with a pair of aces.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(outstanding person)
a. ace
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Diego es un as de las matemáticas. Diría que casi un genio.Diego is an ace at math. Almost a genius, I'd say.
b. whiz
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Pedro es un as dibujando.Pedro is a whiz at drawing.
c. whizz
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(United Kingdom)
Lola es un as de los videojuegos.Lola is a whizz at video games.
d. ace (adjective)
¿Sabías que el marido de Marisol es un as como compositor?Did you know that Marisol's husband was an ace composer?
3. (tennis)
a. ace
Andrés empezó el partido con un as.Andrés started the match with an ace.
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as
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (carta, dado)
a. ace
2. (campeón)
a.
un as del volantean ace driver
ser un asto be brilliant
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as
1 (Naipes) ace; (dominó) one
as de espadas ace of spades
guardarse un as en la manga to have an ace up one's sleeve
2 (campeón) ace
es un as he's a star (familiar)
as del fútbol star player
as del volante champion driver; crack driver (familiar)
3 (Tenis) ace
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