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morocho

morocho(
moh
-
roh
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choh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (of hair)
Regionalism used in Paraguay
(Paraguay)
(River Plate)
a. dark
Pensé que tus hermanos eran morochos como tú.I thought that your brothers had dark hair like you.
b. dark-haired
La mayoría de las niñas en la familia son morochas.Most of the girls in the family are dark-haired.
2. (of skin tone)
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
a. dark
Mi papá también es morocho. Me parezco mucho a él.My dad is also dark. I look a lot like him.
3. (robust)
Regionalism used in Ecuador
(Ecuador)
Regionalism used in Honduras
(Honduras)
Regionalism used in Peru
(Peru)
a. well-built
David está muy morocho y más saludable que nunca.David is very well-built and healthier than ever.
b. strong
La natación diaria me está haciendo más morocha.Daily swimming is making me stronger.
4. (of the same ovule)
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
a. twin
El hermano morocho de Víctor es mucho más amigable que él.Victor's twin brother is a lot friendlier than him.
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).
masculine or feminine noun
5. (relative)
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
a. twin
Las morochas de Carla cumplen un año en agosto.Carla's twins will be one in August.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
6. (hard variety of corn)
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Creo que la maicena la hacen con el morocho.I think that cornflour is made of a hard variety of maize.
Me dijeron que el morocho se usa mucho en la cocina ecuatoriana.I was told that this hard variety of corn is used a lot in Ecuadorian cuisine.
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morocho
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (moreno)
a. dark-haired
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
morocho (Latinoamérica)
adjective
1 [+pelo] dark; [+persona] dark; swarthy; [+chica] brunette
de piel morocha dark-skinned
2 (fuerte) strong; tough; (apuesto) well-built; (bien conservado) well-preserved
3 (Caribe) (gemelo) twin
1 (maíz) hard maize; corn; (EEUU)
2 (persona) tough guy (familiar)
3 morochos (Ven) (gemelos) twins
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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