masculine noun
1. (botany) 
a. reed 
El techo de la choza estaba hecha con carrizo.The ceiling of the hut was made of reeds.
2. (colloquial) (nothing) (Venezuela) 
a. no direct translation 
En las vacaciones de verano no suelo hacer un carrizo.I typically don't do anything over summer vacation.
Mis padres no me conocen un carrizo y por eso se sorprenden de mis decisiones.My parents don't know me at all and so they are surprised by my decisions.
1. (general) 
a. reed 
1 (Botánica) reed
2 carrizos (And) (México) (piernas) thin o spindly legs; pins (muy_familiar); gams (familiar); (EEUU)
no nos ayudan un carrizo (Ven) they do nothing at all to help us
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