cracker
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cracker(
krah
-
kuhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. la galleta salada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The children snacked on cheese and crackers this afternoon.Los niños han merendado queso y galletas saladas esta tarde.
b. la cracker
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Would you like some crackers with your tea?¿Quieres unas crackers con tu té?
2. (firework)
a. el petardo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The boy lit the cracker with the lighter and ran away.El niño encendió el petardo con el mechero y salió corriendo.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(attractive person) (United Kingdom)
a. el pimpollo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My son is a real cracker. All his female classmates have been asking to go out with him.Mi hijo es un verdadero pimpollo. Todas sus compañeras de clase le han pedido que saliera con ellas.
b. el churro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
He was such a cracker that his attractiveness distracted from the fact that he was a terrible actor.Era tan churro que su atractivo disimulaba lo mal actor que era.
4. (computing)
a. el cracker
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la cracker
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The programmers added new security measures to the application to make it less susceptible to crackers.Los programadores añadieron nuevas medidas de seguridad a la aplicación para hacerla menos susceptible a crackers.
5. (party favor)
a. la sorpresa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
If you get the bigger half of the cracker after we pop it open, you can have everything that's inside.Si te quedas con la mitad más grande de la sorpresa después de que la abramos, te puedes quedar con todo lo que tenga.
6. (something excellent) (United Kingdom)
a. excelente
The actor's performance received good reviews because it was an absolute cracker.La interpretación del actor recibió buenas críticas porque fue excelente.
7.
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(white person)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el blanquito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la blanquita
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Can you believe these crackers complaining about affirmative action?¿Puedes creer a todos estos blanquitos quejándose de la discriminación positiva?
crackers
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
8.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(general) (United Kingdom)
a. chiflado
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Don't listen to that guy's rants. He's crackers.No escuches las diatribas de ese tipo. Está chiflado.
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cracker
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (biscuit)
a. la galleta salada, cracker
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (firework)
a. el petardo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
3. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
(excellent thing, person)
the first goal was an absolute crackerel primer gol fue de antología
she's a crackerestá muy buena
4. (computers)
a. cracker
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cracker [ˈkrækəʳ]
noun
1 (firework) buscapiés (m)
2 (also Christmas cracker) tubito con decoración navideña que contiene un pequeño regalo sorpresa y que se abre al tirar dos personas de sus extremos
3 (biscuit) galleta (f) salada; crácker (m)
4 (Britain)
a cracker of a game un partido fenomenal (informal)
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cracker
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el cracker, la cracker(
krah
-
kehr
)
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.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(computing)
a. cracker
Puedes encriptar el software para protegerlo de crackers.You can encrypt your software to protect it from crackers.
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cracker
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a. cracker
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Phrases with "cracker"
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animal cracker
la galleta de animalito
graham cracker
la galleta integral
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