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friki
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "friqui."
el friki, la friki(
free
-
kee
)
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).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(eccentric)
a. weirdo
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Su hermano es un friki. Va vestido muy raro y casi nunca sale su habitación.Her brother is a weirdo. He dresses in a very strange way and he hardly ever leaves his room.
b. freak
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
No entiendo por qué dices que mis amigos son unos frikis, a mí me parecen completamente normales.I don't understand why you say my friends are freaks. I think they're completely normal.
c. geek
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Siempre me siento atraído hacia los frikis, me parecen mucho más interesantes.I always feel attracted to geeks. I think that they're much more interesting.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(enthusiast)
a. geek
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Cuando tengo algún problema con la computadora, llamo a mi primo, que es un friki de la tecnología.When I have any trouble with the computer, I call my cousin, who's a technology geek.
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)
(eccentric)
a. weird
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Mis amigos creen que soy un poco friki porque me gusta este tipo de música.My friends think I'm a bit weird because I like this kind of music.
b. freaky
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Todo el mundo dice que Antonio es un tío muy friki, pero a mí me parece muy enrollado.Everyone says Antonio is a very freaky guy, but I think he's very cool.
c. geeky
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Yo recuerdo que era un niño muy friki. Quién iba a pensar que un día se le consideraría un genio.I remember he was a very geeky child. Who'd have thought he'd be considered a genius one day.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(enthusiastic)
a. geeky
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Mi novia es una de esas programadoras frikis que solo saben hablar de computadoras y algoritmos.My girlfriend is one of those geeky programmers who can only talk about computers and algorithms.
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