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mula
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mula(
moo
-
lah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (drug smuggler)
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Ecuador
(Ecuador)
a. drug mule
En algunos países, hacer de mula lleva pena de muerte.In some countries, being a drug mule carries a death sentence.
b. mule
La heroína es una de las drogas comunmente traficada por las mulas.Heroine is one of the drugs commonly trafficked by mules.
2. (thoughtless person)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. inconsiderate (adjective)
Hoy en el banco me tocó un cajero que era una mula.I was served by a really inconsiderate cashier at the bank today.
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mula
1 (animal) mule
más terco que una mula as stubborn as a mule
2 (México) (bravucón) tough guy
3 (México) (trastos) junk; trash; (EEUU)
4 (Centroamérica) (vergüenza) shame
5 (And) (pipa) pipe
6 (And) (idiota) idiot
7 (S. Cone) (mentira) lie; (engaño) trick
meter la mula to tell lies
meter la mula a algn to trick sb
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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