joker

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joker(
jo
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kuhr
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (mischievous person)
a. el bromista
(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).
(M)
, la bromista
(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).
(F)
He was always a joker in school, so it didn't surprise us that he became a comedian.Siempre fue un bromista en la escuela, así que no le sorprendió a nadie que se hiciera cómico.
b. el gracioso
(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).
(M)
, la graciosa
(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).
(F)
Some joker switched the salt and the sugar in the dining hall.Algún gracioso cambió la sal por el azúcar en el comedor.
c. el chistoso
(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).
(M)
, la chistosa
(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).
(F)
Be careful with that joker. He's always pulling pranks.Ten cuidado con ese chistoso, siempre está haciendo bromas.
d. el guasón
(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).
(M)
, la guasona
(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).
(F)
Can you be serious for once and stop being a joker?¿Puedes ponerte serio por una vez y dejar de ser un guasón?
2. (cards)
a. el comodín
(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).
(M)
This is the only card game I've played in which I've needed the jokers.Este es el único juego de naipes en el que he necesitado los comodines.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(contemptible person)
a. el idiota
(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).
(M)
, la idiota
(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).
(F)
Can you believe that joker still claims to believe that the Earth is flat?¿Puedes creer que ese idiota todavía afirma que la Tierra es plana?
b. 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).
(M)
, la tipa
(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).
(F)
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
We don't want that joker on our team. Nobody can take him seriously.No queremos a ese tipo en nuestro equipo. Nadie se lo toma en serio.
Joker
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
4. (fictional character)
a. Guasón
When Batman entered the abandoned factory, the only sound was the distant laughter of the Joker.Cuando el Hombre Murciélago entró a la fábrica abandonada, el único sonido era la risa distante del Guasón.
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joker
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (clown)
a. el bromista mf, gracioso(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).
(M)
la bromista mf, gracioso(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).
(F)
2. (incompetent person)
a. el inútil
(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).
(M)
la inútil
(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).
(F)
3. (in cards)
a. el comodín
(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).
(M)
4. (fig)
a.
deckla gran incógnita
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joker [ˈdʒəʊkəʳ]
noun
1 (wit) chistosoachistosa (m) (f);a chistosa guasónonaguasona (m) (f);ona guasona (practical joker) bromista (m)
2 (idiot) payasoapayasa (m) (f);a payasa (stronger) idiota (m)
some joker will always start singing siempre hay algún payaso que se pone a cantar
3 (Cards) comodín (m)
he's the joker in the pack es el gran desconocido; el la gran incógnita
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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