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chusma(
choos
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mah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (common people)
a. rabble
Solo a la chusma le gusta ese humor burdo.Only the rabble enjoys crude humor like that.
b. riffraff
La gente adinerada como los Mansilla no se junta con la chusma.Rich people like the Mansillas don't mix with the riffraff.
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).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(nosy person) (Andes) (River Plate)
a. gossip
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¡Sos una chusma! Te enteras de todo.You're such a gossip! You know everybody's business.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(nosy) (Andes) (River Plate)
a. gossipy
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¡Qué chusmas son tus amigas! Ya todas saben que José y yo hemos roto.Your friends are so gossipy! They all already know that Jose and I have split up.
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chusma
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. rabble, mob
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chusma
rabble; riffraff
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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