This intransitive verb phrase may also be written "caerle a alguien el chahuistle."
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caerle a alguien el chahuiztle
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
(idiom) (to be taken by surprise by something negative)
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. to be screwed
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
Le cayó el chahuiztle a Marta, güey. El profesor Herrera la agarró copiando en el examen y va a llamar a sus papás.Marta is screwed, dude. Mr. Herrera caught her cheating on the exam, and he's going to call her parents.
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