cachondo
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cachondo(
kah
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chohn
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doh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(sexually aroused)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. horny
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
La peli me está poniendo cachondo.This movie is making me horny.
b. randy
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Miguel se ponía cachondo al imaginarla a Celia desnuda.Miguel was getting randy imagining Celia naked.
c. turned on
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Los mayores también se ponen cachondos, sabes.Older people get turned on too, you know.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(amusing)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. funny
¡Qué historia más cachonda!What a funny story!
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(amusing person)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. laugh
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
El profesor era un cachondo.The teacher was a laugh.
b. scream
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
La madre de Eva es una cachonda; siempre me está tomando el pelo.Eva's mom's a scream; she's always pulling my leg.
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Me cae bien el cachondo de tu novio.I like your boyfriend; he's so funny.
Dile a la cachonda de tu amiga que sus chistes son buenísimos.Tell your hilarious friend how great her jokes are.
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cachondo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
ser cachondoto be funny
2. (muy fam)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
estar cachondoto be randy
poner cachondoto turn on
ponerse cachondoto get randy o turned on
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
es un cachondo (mental)he's always pissing around
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cachondo
adjective
1 [+animal] on heat
2 (persona) randy (familiar); horny (familiar)
ser cachondo to be sexy; estar cachondo to feel randy o horny (familiar)
3 (juerguista) fun-loving; riotous
4 (gracioso) funny; amusing; jokey
cachondo mental crazy but likable
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "cachondo"
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estoy cachondo
I'm horny
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