Usage note
This word is often used in the plural in sense 1).
masculine noun
1. (a ripple or swell) 
a. breaker 
Los cachones hacían mucha espuma.The breakers were making a lot of surf.
b. wave 
Los cachones trajeron al bote de regreso a la playa.The waves carried the boat back to the beach.
2. (cascade) 
a. waterfall 
Gonzalo se puso debajo del cachón para refrescarse un poco.Gonzalo stood under the waterfall to cool down a little.
(ola) wave; breaker; (cascada) small waterfall;
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