masculine noun
1. (bell hung around a cow's neck) 
a. cowbell 
El granjero le colocó un cencerro en el cuello de la vaca lechera.The farmer hung a cowbell around the dairy cow's neck.
2. (musical instrument) 
a. cowbell 
En la introducción, el baterista marca el tempo con el cencerro.In the intro, the drummer marks the tempo with the cowbell.
1. (general) 
a. cowbell 
2. (colloquial) 
a. no direct translation 
estar como un cencerroto be as mad as a hatter
a cencerros tapados stealthily; on the sly
estar como un cencerro to be round the bend (familiar)
Phrases with "cencerro"
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estar como un cencerro
to be nuts
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