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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(extremely good) (River Plate)
a. cool
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
Este restaurante del que te hablo es un lugar copado para ir en una primera salida.This restaurant I'm telling you about is a cool place to go for a first date.
b. awesome
Mirta y yo vamos a esquiar a Cerro Castor mañana. - ¡Qué copado! ¡Yo quiero ir!Mirta and I are going skiing to Cerro Castor tomorrow. - That's awesome! I want to go!
c. great
Rodrigo es un tipo copado que siempre anda de buen humor.Rodrigo is a great guy who's always in a good mood.
2. (crowded)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. full
El estadio está copado. No podemos dejar entrar a nadie más.The stadium is full. We can't let anyone else in.
3. (having too much work) (Andes)
Regionalism used in the Dominican Republic
(Dominican Republic)
Regionalism used in Nicaragua
a. swamped
Disculpa, Carola, pero voy a tener que cancelar nuestro almuerzo. Estoy copado.I'm sorry, Carola, but I'm going to have to cancel our lunch. I'm swamped.
4. (with a crown)
a. leafy
Trata de estacionarte bajo un árbol copado si puedes.Try parking under a leafy tree, if you can.
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