joder
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joder
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(to have sexual intercourse with)
a. to fuck
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
¿Cuál es el desgraciado que jodió a tu prima? - Ese de ahí.Who's the jerk who fucked your cousin? - That one over there.
b. to screw
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
¡Me jodiste, me preñaste y ahora te toca hacerte cargo!You screwed me, you knocked me up, and now you have to take responsibility!
2.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(to joke with)
a. to kid
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¡No me jodas! ¿Eso te dijo?You're kidding me! Is that what she told you?
3.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(to mess with or hurt)
a. to fuck over
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
¿Por qué intentas siempre joderme? ¿Qué te hice yo?Why are you always trying to fuck me over? What did I do to you?
b. to fuck with
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Ese timador me quiso joder, pero yo soy más listo que el hambre.That swindler wanted to fuck with me, but I'm as sharp as a tack.
4.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(to annoy)
a. to piss off
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
¿Tienes un matamoscas? Ya está la mosca otra vez jodiéndome.Do you have a fly swatter? This fly is pissing me off again.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
5.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(to have sexual intercourse)
a. to fuck
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Sergio me preguntó si quería joder. No tiene nada de romántico.Sergio asked me if I wanted to fuck! It's hardly romantic.
6.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(to be annoying)
a. to be a pain in the ass
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
No le hagas caso. Tiene ganas de joder, nada más.Don't take any notice of him. He's just being a pain in the ass, that's all.
b. to be a pain in the arse
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(United Kingdom)
¡Deja de joder, hombre! Estamos todos hartos de tus bobadas.Stop being a pain in the arse, man! We're all fed up of your nonsense.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
7.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(used to express annoyance)
a. fuck
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
¡Joder! Me han vuelto a retrasar el avión.Fuck! My flight is delayed again.
b. damn
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
¡Joder! Se me quemó la pizza que tenía en el horno.Damn! The pizza I put in the oven is burned.
joderse
A pronominal verb phrase combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Se dio cuenta del problema.)
pronominal verb phrase
8.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(to put up with it)
a. to go screw oneself
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Ella no me quiso ayudar entonces, así que ahora que se joda.She wouldn't help me back then, so she can go screw herself now.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
La culpa es tuya. - ¿Mía? ¡Hay que joderse! ¡Pero si yo ni siquiera estaba aquí!It's your fault. - My fault? For fuck's sake! But I wasn't even here!
No me dejaron ustedes nada de comida. - ¡Te jodes! Es tu culpa por llegar tarde.You didn't leave any food for me. - Tough shit! It's your fault for being late.
9.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(to damage)
a. to mess up
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Tomaba tantos medicamentos que se jodió el estómago.She was taking so many medicines that she messed up her stomach.
b. to fuck up
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Dice que su familia le jodió la vida, pero yo creo que se la jodió él solo.He says his family fucked up his life, but I think he fucked it up himself.
c. to do...in
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(United Kingdom)
Bebe demasiado. Va a joderse el hígado.He drinks too much. He's going to do his liver in.
d. to bugger
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(United Kingdom)
Me caí y me jodí la rodilla.I fell and buggered my knee.
10.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(to be ruined)
a. to get screwed up
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Empezó a llover y se jodieron nuestros planes.It started to rain and our plans got screwed up.
b. to be fucked
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Si se ha jodido la tele, no podremos ver el partido.If the TV is fucked, we won't be able to watch the game.
c. to have had it
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Se jodió la lavadora. Tendremos que comprar una nueva.The washing machine has had it. We'll have to buy a new one.
d. to be buggered
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(United Kingdom)
No me digas que se jodió la computadora.Don't tell me the computer's buggered.
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joder
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (fastidiar)
a. to piss about o around
¡no jodas!no shit!
2. (copular)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. to fuck
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (molestar)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
joder a alguiento piss somebody off
4. (estropear)
a. to screw (up)
b. to bugger (up) (United Kingdom)
5. (copular con)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. to fuck
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
6. (expresa dolor, enfado, sorpresa)
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
¡joder!Christ!, Jesus!
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
7. (aguantarse)
a. to fucking well put up with it
¡que se joda!he can fuck off!
¡hay que joderse!can you fucking believe it?
8. (estropearse)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
se ha jodido la telethe TV's screwed o
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joder
transitive verb
1 (copular) to fuck (vulgar); screw (vulgar)
2 (fastidiar) to piss off (vulgar)
me jode que crea que he sido yo it pisses me off that he thinks it was me (vulgar); me jodió mucho que perdiera Colombia I was really pissed off when Colombia lost (vulgar); me jode tener que pagarlo yo todo it's a bugger having to pay for it all myself (vulgar); it pisses me off having to pay for it all myself (vulgar)
le jode que le llamen "guiri" lo que más me jode son esos libros modernos que no tienen capítulos
¡deja ya de joderme de una vez! stop bugging me! (familiar); stop being such a pain in the arse! (muy_familiar); si te deniegan la prórroga esta vez, te han jodido if they refuse you an extension this time, you've had it (familiar) o you're fucked (vulgar)
a mí también me gustaría ser rico, ¡nos ha jodido! claro, con un coche así ya se puede correr ¡nos ha jodido!
no te jode (España)
¡no te jode! ¡ahora dice que es amigo nuestro! can you believe it! — now he's calling himself a friend of ours; si yo tuviera un coche así también podría ir a esa velocidad,¡no te jode! if I had a car like that I could go that fast as well, no problem o (familiar) no sweat; (EEUU)
¡No te jode! ¡Ahora resulta que nos han despedido para hacernos un favor! siempre pidiendo, siempre pidiendo, como si yo fuera rico /¡no te jode!/
a mí también me gustaría ser rico, ¡no te jode! I'd like to be rich too, wouldn't we all!
3 (estropear) [+aparato] to bust (familiar); bugger up (vulgar); [+planes] to screw up (muy_familiar); bugger up (vulgar)
¡me has jodido el reloj! you've bust (familiar) o buggered up (vulgar) my watch!; you've busted my watch (familiar); (EEUU)
ten cuidado con los líquidos que te pueden joder los disquetes no me vayas a joder ahora los planes ¿eh?
lo que hacen es jodernos la vida al resto what they do is fuck (vulgar) o screw (familiar) o bugger (vulgar) things up for the rest of us
Esta minoría de violentos lo que hacen es jodernos la vida al resto de ciudadanos
joderla to mess things up (familiar); screw things up (familiar)
en cuanto abres la boca la jodes as soon as you open your mouth you mess o screw (familiar) things up
tú no hables en la reunión porque en cuanto abres la boca la jodes
¡la jodimos! now we've blown it! (familiar)
ya llegó el imbécil de Pérez ¡la jodimos!
intransitive verb
1 (copular) to fuck (vulgar); screw (vulgar)
2 (fastidiar)
yo sé lo que jode ir en coche y no poder pasar a un ciclista
ya sé que jode tener que levantarse tan temprano I know it's a drag (familiar) o a pain in the arse (vulgar) o ass (vulgar) having to get up so early; (EEUU) son ganas de joder they're just trying to be awkward
¡no jodas! (indicando sorpresa) bloody hell! (muy_familiar); you're kidding! (familiar)
-me acaban de despedir. -¡no jodas! -me ha tocado la lotería. -¡no jodas!
(indicando rechazo) you must be joking! (familiar)
-podíamos ir andando a la playa -¡no jodas!, ¡con el calor que hace y lo lejos que está!
pronominal verb
joderse
1 (fastidiarse)
ellos a hacerse ricos y los demás a joderse they get rich and the rest of us can go to hell (muy_familiar) o can go screw ourselves (vulgar); ¡(es que) hay que joderse! for fuck's sake! (vulgar); ¡que se joda! screw him! (vulgar); si no les gusta ¡que se jodan! if they don't like it, tough shit! (vulgar); ¡te jodes! tough shit! (vulgar)
2 (estropearse)
se me ha jodido el coche the car's had it (familiar); the car's buggered (muy_familiar)
se nos jodió la cámara y tendremos que comprarnos una nueva
cuando llegó él se jodió todo when he arrived it messed (familiar) o screwed (vulgar) everything up
fue una fiesta muy divertida, pero cuando llegó él se jodió todo
3
joderse la espalda/una pierna to do one's back/leg in (familiar)
se ha jodido la espalda
se jodió el pie jugando al fútbol he did his foot in playing football (familiar)
interjection
(España) shit! (muy_familiar); bloody hell! (muy_familiar)
¡joder! no me esperaba este regalo shit! (muy_familiar) o bloody hell! (muy_familiar), I didn't expect a present like this
¡joder! ¡vaya coche que se ha comprado! ¿le habrá tocado la lotería?
cállate ya ¡joder! for Christ's sake, shut up! (familiar); shut the fuck up! (vulgar); shut up for fuck's sake! (vulgar); esto hay que celebrarlo, ¡joder! come on, this calls for a celebration!; hell, this we have to celebrate! (muy_familiar); pero ¿cómo no iba a asustarme, joder? well, of course I was frightened, for Christ's sake, who wouldn't be? (familiar)
joder, cómo pasa el tiempo Ahí ahí, bien dicho, joder tómate otra copa, ¡joder!
joder con: ¡joder con el pesado ese! ¡no se va a callar nunca! God (familiar) o Christ (familiar), isn't that pain in the arse ever going to shut up!; ¡joder con tu hermanito! ¡matrícula de honor! shit (vulgar) o God (familiar) o Christ (muy_familiar), I can't believe your brother got a distinction!
¡joder con tu hermanito! ¡Matrícula de honor! ¡Y eso que no estudiaba!
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