This word is treated as a masculine noun in Mexico and as a feminine noun elsewhere.
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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).
1. (general) (colloquial)
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
El vinagre es bueno para quitar el cochambre en la cocina, ¿lo has probado?Vinegar is good to remove filth in the kitchen. Have you tried it?
El apartamento huele espantoso porque hay cochambre por todas partes.The apartment smells awful because there's muck all over the place.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
a. rubbish (United Kingdom) b. garbage (United States)
Regionalism used in the United States
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(mugre) filth; muck
esa silla es una cochambre that chair is filthy o disgusting
caer en la cochambre to sink very low
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