geezer
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geezer
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(old man)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el viejo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The old geezer next door always says hi.El viejo de al lado siempre dice hola.
b. el vejestorio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
There's an old geezer in the park who's always shouting abuse at people passing by.Hay un vejestorio en el parque que siempre lanza insultos a la gente que pasa.
2.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(guy) (United Kingdom)
a. el tipo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
That electrician looks like a bit of dodgy geezer to me.Ese electricista me parece un tipo poco fiable.
b. el tío
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
I met this geezer down the pub who was selling tickets for the concert.Conocí a un tío en el pub que vendía entradas para el concierto.
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geezer
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a. el tipo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. el tío
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
old geezertarra m, vejestorio m
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geezer [ˈɡiːzəʳ]
noun
(Britain) (fellow) tío (informal) (m); colega (very_informal) (m)
(old) geezer viejo (informal) (m); tío (m) viejo (informal)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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