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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (intoxicated)
a. drunk
Es ilegal conducir borracho.It's illegal to drive when you're drunk.
2. (feeling)
a. drunk
Estaba borracho de éxito tras su ascenso.He was drunk with success after his promotion.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3. (person)
a. drunk
Botaron al borracho de la barra.They threw the drunk out of the bar.
b. drunkard
Lo conocen como el borracho del pueblo.He's known as the town drunkard.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (ebrio)
a. drunk
2. (emocionado)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
borracho dedrunk o intoxicated with
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (persona)
a. drunk
4. (bizcocho)
a. ≃ rum baba
b. sponge cake soaked in alcohol
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borrachoa borracha
1 [+persona]
está borracho he's drunk; es muy borracho he's a drunkard; he's a heavy drinker
estar borracho como una cuba to be plastered (familiar); be blind drunk (familiar)
2 (poseído) drunk; blind;de with
3 (Culin) [+bizcocho] tipsy soaked in liqueur o spirit; (soaked in liqueur o spirit) [+fruta] marinated
4 (de color) violet
es un negocio borracho
drunkard; drunk
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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