brownnose

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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "brown-nose."
brownnose(
braun
-
nos
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(to suck up to)
a. lamer el culo
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Sandro is constantly brownnosing Kim because he wants the big promotion.Sandro le está lamiendo el culo constantemente a Kim porque quiere el gran ascenso.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(obsequious person)
a. el lameculos
(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 lameculos
(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)
No one likes a brownnose, Charlie; I'm pretty sure our boss can sharpen his own pencils.A nadie le gusta un lameculos, Charlie; me parece que nuestro jefe es capaz de sacarle punta a sus propios lápices.
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brownnose
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. lamer el culo a
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
brown-nose [ˈbraʊnˌnəʊz] (US)
noun
lameculos (vulgar) (m)
transitive verb
lamer el culo a (vulgar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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