drunk
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drunk(
druhngk
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (intoxicated)
a. borracho
After drinking four glasses of tequila, she was quite drunk.Después de tomar cuatro vasos de tequila, ella estaba bastante borracha.
b. ebrio
The drunk man couldn't stand up.El hombre ebrio no se pudo parar.
c. tomado
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Don't talk to him right now; he's drunk.No le hables en este momento; está tomado.
2. (dominated by a feeling)
a. ebrio
The dictator was drunk with power.El dictador estaba ebrio de poder.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (a person who abuses alcohol)
a. el borracho
(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 borracha
(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).
Don't listen to him. That drunk doesn't know what he's saying.No le hagas caso. Ese borracho no sabe lo que dice.
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drunk
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el borracho(a)
(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 borracho(a)
(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).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (general)
a. borracho(a)
to be drunkestar borracho(a)
to get drunkemborracharse
3. (law)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
drunk and disorderly behaviorestado de embriaguez con conducta violenta
4. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
drunk with powerebrio(a) de poder
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drunk [drʌŋk]
verb:participle:past
adjective
drunker (comparative)drunkest (superlative)
1 borracho; tomado; (LAm)
drunk and disorderly behaviour (Jur) embriaguez (f) y alteración (f) del orden público; he was arrested for being drunk and disorderly lo detuvieron por embriaguez y alteración del orden público
to get drunk emborracharse
to get sb drunk emborrachar a algn
to be drunk on whisky estar borracho de whisky
to get drunk on wine emborracharse de vino
to be as drunk as a lord or a skunk estar borracho como una cuba (informal)
to be blind rolling drunk
2 ebrio
to be drunk on or with success estar ebrio de éxito
noun
borrachoaborracha (m) (f);a borracha
modifier
drunk driver (n) conductoraconductora (m) (f) en estado de embriaguez;a conductora
a campaign against drunk drivers una campaña contra los que beben y conducen
drunk driving (n) especially (US)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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