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capullo
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capullo(
kah
-
poo
-
yoh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (botany)
a. bud
Le salieron capullos al rosal que está al lado de la reja.Buds have come out on the rose bush that's by the gate.
De los rosales del jardín han brotado capullos nuevos.There are some new buds on the rose bushes in the garden.
2. (animal)
a. cocoon
El gusano de seda lleva días tejiendo su capullo.The silkworm has been spinning its cocoon for days.
3.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(penis)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. dick
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
¡Qué asco me das! ¡Deja ya de rascarte el capullo!You are making me sick! Stop scratching your dick!
4.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(prepuce)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. foreskin
Mi hermano tuvo que operarse porque, como tenía fimosis, no le bajaba el capullo.My brother had to have surgery as he had phimosis, which prevented his foreskin from retracting.
5.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(glans)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. head of penis
A un novio mío le dolía mucho cada vez que nos enrollábamos porque no le salía el capullo del prepucio.I had a boyfriend who was in pain every time we got it on because his foreskin wouldn't retract over the head of his penis.
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).
6.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(idiot)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. jerk
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Ese tío siempre ha sido un capullo.That guy has been always a jerk.
b. moron
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Los capullos esos prendieron fuego a la hierba seca del prado.Those morons set fire to the dry grass in the meadow.
c. dickhead
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(United Kingdom)
Muchos alumnos pensaban que el profesor de mates era un capulloMany of the students thought the maths teacher was a dickhead.
d. twit
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(United Kingdom)
Tío, eres un capullo, no vuelvas a desaparecer así.You're a real twit. Don't go dissapearing like that again.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
7.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(idiotic)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. jerk
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(noun)
Lo que pasa es que la gente es muy capulla.People can be such jerks, can't they?
b. moron
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(noun)
No seas capullo, devuélveme mi bolsa.Stop being a moron; give me back my bag.
c. dickhead
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(noun) (United Kingdom)
Estos políticos son muy capullos.These politicians are such dickheads.
d. twit
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(noun) (United Kingdom)
Deja de ser tan capullo y haz lo que tienes que hacer.Stop being such a twit, and do what has to be done.
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capullo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (muy fam)
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
ser muy capulloto be a real jerk o
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (de flor)
a. bud
3. (de gusano)
a. cocoon
4. (vulgar)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. head
5. (muy fam)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. jerk
b. dickhead (United Kingdom)
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capullo
1 (flor) bud
capullo de rosa rosebud
2 (Zoología) cocoon
3 (del pene) head
porque no me sale del capullo because I don't want to
4 [de bellota] cup
5 (tela) coarse silk cloth
capulloa capulla
(imbécil) twit (familiar)
¡eres un capullo! you're a daft sod! (vulgar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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