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chocolate

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chocolate(
choh
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koh
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lah
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
a. chocolate
Siempre como un trozo de chocolate oscuro después de cenar.I always eat a piece of dark chocolate after dinner.
2. (slab of chocolate)
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. bar of chocolate
Voy a comprarme este chocolate. Se me antoja.I'm going to buy myself this bar of chocolate. I feel like it.
3. (beverage)
a. hot chocolate
¿Quedamos el sábado y nos tomamos un chocolate?Shall we meet up on Saturday and have a hot chocolate?
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(drug)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. pot
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Ese tío siempre tiene chocolate para vender.That guy always has pot to sell.
b. hash
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
La policía los pilló vendiendo chocolate.The police caught them selling hash.
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chocolate
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (para comer)
a. chocolate
2. (para beber)
a.
chocolate (a la taza)thick drinking chocolate
chocolate blancowhite chocolate
chocolate con lechemilk chocolate
3. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. hash
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chocolate
adjective
(Latinoamérica) chocolate-coloured; chocolate-colored; (EEUU)
1 (para comer) chocolate; (para beber) drinking chocolate; cocoa
chocolate blanco white chocolate
chocolate con leche milk chocolate
chocolate negro plain chocolate
2 (hachís) hash (familiar); pot (familiar)
darle al chocolate to be hooked on drugs
3 (Latinoamérica) blood
dar a algn agua de su propio chocolate (México) to give sb a taste of his own medicine
sacar el chocolate a algn to make sb's nose bleed; give sb a bloody nose
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