goon
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goon(
gun
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(silly person)
a. el bobo
(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).
, la boba
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Gaby just stood there grinning like a goon.Gaby se quedó ahí parada sonriendo como una boba.
b. el tonto
(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).
, la tonta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Give it to me, you great goon, and let me do it.Dámelo, tonto, y déjame hacerlo yo.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(thug)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el gorila
(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).
There was a goon with a machine gun patrolling the building.Había un gorila con una ametralladora patrullando el edificio.
b. el matón
(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).
One of his goons asked, "Do you want me to break his fingers, boss?"Uno de sus matones preguntó, "¿Quiere que le rompa los dedos, jefe?"
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goon
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (stupid person) (United Kingdom)
a. el bobo(a) m,f, lerdo(a)
(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).
la bobo(a) m,f, lerdo(a)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (thug)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el matón
(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).
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goon [ɡuːn]
noun
1 (fool) imbécil (m)
2 (US) (thug) gorila (m); matónonamatona (m) (f);ona matona (Hist) gorila contratado para sembrar el terror entre los obreros
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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