estar camote

USAGE NOTE
This phrase may literally be translated as "to be sweet potato."
estar camote(
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An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(idiom) (to be insane)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
a. to be crazy
¡Ten cuidado! Ese man está camote.Be careful! That guy is crazy.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(idiom) (to be really busy)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. to be slammed
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Estoy camote, mano. Ahorita te pelo.I'm slammed, bro. I'll help you out in a bit.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(idiom) (to be in love with)
Regionalism used in Bolivia
(Bolivia)
Regionalism used in Ecuador
(Ecuador)
a. to have a crush on
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Lola está camote por tu hermano.Lola has a crush on your brother.
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