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concha
-shell
See the entry forconcha.
concha
-rude
Feminine singularofconcho

concha

concha(
kohn
-
chah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (animal anatomy)
a. shell
La concha de una tortuga es muy dura.A turtle's shell is very hard.
b. seashell (marine)
Los niños encontraron muchas conchas en la orilla del mar.The children found a lot of seashells on the seashore.
c. tortoiseshell (material produced from shell)
La pulsera antigua está hecha de concha.The antique bracelet is made out of tortoiseshell.
2. (outer case)
a. shell
Yo compré estos pistachios sin las conchas.I bought these pistachios without shells.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(audacity)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. nerve
Qué concha tiene por regresar aquí.He's got some nerve coming back here.
4.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(female genitalia)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. pussy
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
No digas "concha", amigo. Se escucha feo.Don't say "pussy," man. It sounds trashy.
b. cunt
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Al estudiante lo castigaron por haber escrito “concha ” en la pared del baño.The student got in trouble for writing “cunt” on the wall of the bathroom.
c. beaver
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Nunca saldría con alguien que usara la palabra "concha " para referirse a la vagina.I'd never date someone who used the word "beaver" to refer to the vagina.
d. fanny
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(United Kingdom)
Esa niña es muy grosera; dijo “concha ” en frente de la maestra.That girl is so foul-mouthed; she said “fanny” in front of the teacher.
5. (culinary)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. bun
Horneamos unas conchas para el desayuno con los vecinos.We baked some buns for breakfast with the neighbors.
b. pastry
Compré un surtido de conchas fresquitas de la panadería.I bought a selection of fresh pastries from the bakery.
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concha
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (de molusco)
a. shell
2. (carey)
a. tortoiseshell
3. (vulgar)
a. cunt
4. (vulgar)
a.
concha de su madremotherfucker
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concha
1 (Zoología) shell
meterse en su concha to retire into one's shell
tener muchas conchas to be very sharp; be a sly one
tiene más conchas que un galápago he's as slippery as an eel
concha de perla (And) mother-of-pearl
note See culture box in entry camino.
2 (carey) tortoiseshell
3 [de porcelana] flake; chip
4 (Teat) prompt box
5 (And) (Caribe) (descaro) nerve; cheek (familiar)
¡qué concha la tuya! you've got a nerve!; you've got a cheek! (familiar)
6 (And) (pereza) sloth; sluggishness
7 (Latinoamérica)
¡concha(s) de tu madre! bastard! (vulgar); son of a bitch! (vulgar); (EEUU)
Este concha de su madre
8 (Caribe) (cartucho) cartridge case
9 (Caribe) (piel) peel; (corteza) bark
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