carcacha
carcacha(
kahr
-
kah
-
chah
)
feminine noun
1. (colloquial) (vehicle) (Latin America) 
a. wreck (colloquial) 
Aunque compré mi primer carro solo por $500, era una verdadera carcacha.Although I had bought my first car for only $500, it was a total wreck.
b. old heap (colloquial) 
Con el dinero que ahorró en su primer trabajo, se compró una carcacha.With the money he saved from his first job, he bought an old heap.
c. old banger (colloquial) (United Kingdom) 
Al hijo del granjero le daba vergüenza que le vieran por la ciudad manejando la carcacha.The farmer's son was ashamed of being seen driving the old banger through the city.
carcacha
(México) (Automóviles) old crock
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