cocky
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cocky(
ka
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ki
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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)
(arrogant)
a. engreído
Greg is cocky and thinks too much of himself.Greg es engreído y se cree la gran cosa.
Someone needs to teach Rosa a bit of humility. She's so cocky.Alguien le tiene que enseñar a Rosa algo de humildad. Es tan engreída.
b. gallito
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
You don't have many friends, because you don't know the difference between being confident and being cocky.No tienes muchos amigos porque no entiendes la diferencia entre tener confianza en uno mismo y ser gallito.
c. chulo
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
If he had more talent, he might have more of an excuse for being so cocky.Si tuviera más talento, tal vez tendría una mejor excusa para ser tan chulo.
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cocky
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (colloquial)
a. gallito(a), engreído(a)
b. chulo(a)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
cocky [ˈkɒkɪ] cockier (comparative)cockiest (superlative)
adjective
chulo; creído
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "cocky"
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cocky girl
la chuleta
cocky guy
el chuleta
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