chiflado
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chiflado(
chee
-
flah
-
doh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(insane)
a. crazy
Miguel está cada vez más chiflado.Miguel is getting crazier.
b. mad (United Kingdom)
Debe estar chiflada porque siempre está hablando sola.She must be mad because she's always talking to herself.
c. nuts
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Está chiflado si cree que voy a perdonarlo.He's nuts if he thinks I'll forgive him.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(passionate; used with "por")
a. crazy
David está chiflado por los deportes.David is crazy about sports.
b. mad (United Kingdom)
Enrique está chiflado por la música y las chicas.Enrique is mad about music and girls.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(insane person)
a. nutcase
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
No entendí lo que dijo el chiflado que se me acercó.I didn't understand what that nutcase who approached me said.
b. nutter
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(United Kingdom)
No confíes en ella porque es una chiflada.Don't trust her because she's a nutter.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(passionate person; used with "de")
a. fan
Mariana es una chiflada de los deportes extremos.Mariana is a fan of extreme sports.
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chiflado
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. crazy, mad
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. loony
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chifladoa chiflada
adjective
crazy (familiar); barmy (familiar)
esa chica le tiene chiflado he's crazy about that girl; estar chiflado con o por algo/algn to be crazy about sth/sb
estoy chiflado con mi moto está chiflado por la rubia que conoció el otro día
nutter (familiar); nutcase (familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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