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callo
callo(
kah
-
yoh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (medicine)
a. callus (on the hands)
Es carpintero, y por eso, tiene las manos grandes, fuertes y llenas de callos.He's a carpenter, so he has big, strong hands covered with calluses.
b. corn (on the feet)
Tenía las uñas muy largas y callos en los dedos del pie.Her toenails were really long, and she had corns on her toes.
2. (unattractive person)
a. ugly
Dios, ¿quieres que baile con ése? ¡Es un callo!God, you want me to dance with that guy? He's so ugly!
callos
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
3. (culinary)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. tripe
El guiso tiene callos, chorizo, morcilla y cebolla.The stew has tripe, chorizo, blood sausage, and onion.
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callo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (dureza)
a. callus
2. (en el pie)
a. corn
3. (fam fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
dar el calloto slog
4. (colloquial)
a. sight, fright
5. (culinary)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
callostripe
callos a la madrileñatripe cooked with ham, pork sausage, onion and peppers
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callo
1 (Med) [de pie] corn; [de mano] callus; callosity (formal)
criar callos to become inured; become hardened
dar el callo (España) to slog; work hard; slave away (familiar)
allí hay que pisar muchos callos y respetar muchos intereses que son legítimos" Cuando alguien me pisa en un callo a » mala leche" como mucho le puedo perdonar El presidente boliviano dijo que » cuando uno pisa callos, la gente grita
2 (persona fea)
María/Juan es un callo María/Juan is as ugly as sin
3 callos (Culin) tripe
singular
; (s)
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