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pimpollo
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pimpollo(
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poh
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yoh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (bud of a rose)
a. rosebud
El pimpollo se abrió y mostró sus pétalos rojos.The rosebud opened and showed its red petals.
2. (sprout)
a. shoot
En primavera comenzaron a aparecer pimpollos en las ramas del árbol.Shoots began to appear on the branches of the tree in spring.
3. (young tree)
a. sapling
El campo está cubierto de pimpollos que fueron plantados hace dos meses.The field is covered by saplings that were planted two months ago.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(attractive person)
a. knockout
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Tu amiga se ve como un pimpollo en ese vestido floral.Your friend looks like a knockout in that flowered dress.
b. babe
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Nunca te había visto de traje, Samuel. ¡Eres todo un pimpollo!I've never seen you in a suit before, Samuel. What a babe!
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pimpollo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de rama, planta)
a. shoot
2. (de flor)
a. bud
3. (colloquial)
a. gorgeous person
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pimpollo
1 (Botánica) (serpollo) sucker; shoot; (brote) sapling; (capullo) bud
2 (niño) bonny child; (mujer) attractive woman
hecho un pimpollo (elegante) very smart; (joven) very young for one's age
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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