masculine noun
1. (religious) 
a. hood 
Los penitentes caminaron por las calles con capirotes blancos.The penitents walked through the streets wearing white hoods.
2. (falconry) 
a. hood 
No le quites el capirote al águila hasta que sea hora de que vuele.Don't remove the hood from the eagle's head until it's time to let it fly.
1. (gorro) 
a. hood 
2. (colloquial) 
a. no direct translation 
ser un tonto de capiroteto be a complete idiot
1 (Univ) (Ornitología) hood
2 (golpe) flip; flick
tonto de capirote dunce; complete idiot
4 (Culin) cloth strainer for coffee etc; (for coffee etc)
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