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cabrito
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el cabrito, la cabrita(
kah
-
bree
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toh
)
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. (animal)
a. kid
El cabrito de tres meses estaba mamando de la cabra.The three-month-old kid was suckling from the goat.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(contemptible person)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. swine
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Su marido es un cabrito que no le deja hacer nada por su cuenta.Her husband is a swine who won't let her do anything on her own.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
3. (culinary)
a. kid
Cuando fuimos a Segovia, comimos un excelente cabrito asado en un asador.When we went to Segovia, we ate some excellent roast kid at a rotisserie.
b. kid goat
La carne de cabrito no es grasa y es rica en hierro.Kid goat meat isn't fatty and it's rich in iron.
4. (customer of a brothel)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. client
Ese hombre que acaba de entrar es un cabrito habitual de este burdel.That man that just came in is a regular client of this brothel.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(contemptible)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. lousy swine
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(noun)
¡Pero si serás cabrito! Te dije que no le dijeras nada a mi hermana.Wow, you lousy swine! I told you not to say anything to my sister!
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cabrito
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. kid (goat)
2. (fam euf)
a. basket (United Kingdom)
b. son of a gun
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
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cabrito
1 (Zoología) kid
a cabrito astride
2 (cabrón) swine (familiar); (cornudo) cuckold; [de prostituta] client
¡cabrito! you swine! (familiar)
3 cabritos (Chile) (palomitas) popcorn
singular
; (s)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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