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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (push with the elbow)
a. nudge
Mi novia me dio un codazo para que me callara.My girlfriend gave me a nudge to make me stop talking.
b. poke
Lisa me dio un codazo y me dijo: "Mira hacia allá. Esa es Emilia".Lisa gave me a poke and said: "Look over there. That's Emilia."
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (suave)
a. nudge
2. (fuerte)
a. jab
abrirse paso a codazosto elbow one's way through
dar un codazo a alguiento nudge/elbow somebody
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1 (golpe)
darle un codazo a algn (disimuladamente) to give sb a nudge; nudge sb; (con fuerza) to elbow sb; abrirse paso a codazos to elbow one's way through
2 (México)
dar codazo a algn to tip sb off; warn sb
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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dar un codazo en
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