culero

Hear an audio pronunciation
Hear an audio pronunciation
el culero, la culera(
koo
-
leh
-
roh
)
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).
masculine or feminine noun
1.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(coward)
Regionalism used in Guatemala
(Guatemala)
Regionalism used in Honduras
(Honduras)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. chicken
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Es un culero que no saltó del bungee con nosotros.He's a chicken who didn't bungee jump with us.
b. wuss
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¡Qué culero eres! ¿Cómo le puedes tener tanto miedo a la oscuridad?You're such a wuss! How can you be so afraid of the dark?
2.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(smuggler)
a. mule
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
Arrestaron a dos culeras en la frontera.Two mules were arrested at the border.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
3. (absorbent garment)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. diaper
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Un bebé recién nacido necesita muchos culeros.A newborn baby needs many diapers.
b. nappy (United Kingdom)
Estos culeros son muy absorbentes.These nappies are very absorbent.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(ladies' man)
Regionalism used in Nicaragua
(Nicaragua)
a. womanizer
No soporto a los culeros.I can't stand womanizers.
5.
A word or phrase that is gravely offensive and taboo in all contexts (e.g. nigger, cunt).
(extremely offensive)
(homosexual)
Regionalism used in El Salvador
(El Salvador)
Regionalism used in Guatemala
(Guatemala)
Regionalism used in Honduras
(Honduras)
a. fag
A word or phrase that is gravely offensive and taboo in all contexts (e.g. nigger, cunt).
(extremely offensive)
Ese es un bar de maricas.That's a fags' bar.
b. queer
A word or phrase that is gravely offensive and taboo in all contexts (e.g. nigger, cunt).
(extremely offensive)
No sabía que el jefe era un marica.I didn't know the boss was a queer.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
6.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(sluggish)
a. lazy
Es tan culera en el trabajo que el jefe la quiere despedir.She's so lazy at work that the boss wants to fire her.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
culeroa culera
adjective
lazy
1 (pañal) nappy; diaper; (EEUU)
2 (Centroamérica) (maricón) poof (muy_familiar); queer (muy_familiar); fag (muy_familiar); (EEUU)
1 [de drogas] drug courier; drug smuggler
2 (México) (cobarde) coward
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examples
Word Forms
Loading word forms
Machine Translators
Translate culero using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict
embrujado
Hear an audio pronunciation
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS