caer mal

caer mal(
kah
-
ehr
 
mahl
)
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to dislike)
a. to rub ... the wrong way
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Su novio nuevo me cae mal, pero no sé por qué.Her new boyfriend rubs me the wrong way, but I don't know why.
b. to rub ... up the wrong way (United Kingdom)
Ya no soporto trabajar en esa oficina porque todos me caen mal.I can't stand working in that office any longer because everyone rubs me up the wrong way.
c. to not like
A mi perro le cae mal todo el mundo.My dog doesn't like anybody.
2. (culinary)
a. to not sit well
El queso me cayó mal, y ahora tengo ganas de vomitar.The cheese didn't sit well with me and now I feel like I'm going to throw up.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Examples
Machine Translators
Translate caer mal using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict