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pendejo
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el pendejo, la pendeja(
pehn
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deh
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hoh
)
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 crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(unpleasant person)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. asshole
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¿Quién invitó a mi fiesta a este pendejo?Who invited this asshole to my party?
b. arsehole
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(United Kingdom)
¿Cómo puedes salir con ese pendejo?How can you date that arsehole?
2.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(fool)
a. idiot
El pendejo se estacionó en el lugar para personas discapacitadas.That idiot parked in the spot for people with disabilities.
b. dumbass
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
A ver, pendejo, ¿qué es lo que no entendiste?Ok, dumbass, what is it that you didn't understand?
c. prat
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(United Kingdom)
¿Oíste lo que dijo la pendeja en la conferencia de prensa?Did you hear what that prat said during the press conference?
3.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(young person) (Southern Cone)
a. kid
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
La piscina estaba llena de pendejos.The pool was full of kids.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
4.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(pubic hair)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. pube
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Muchas personas se afeitan los pendejos.Many people shave their pubes.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
5.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(coward)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. pussy
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(noun)
¡Suba, no sea pendejo!Come on up, don't be a pussy!
6.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(immature)
Regionalism used in Panama
(Panama)
Regionalism used in Paraguay
(Paraguay)
(River Plate)
a. childish
¡Qué pendejo es el hermano de Julia!Julia's brother is so childish!
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pendejo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. coward
2. (muy fam)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. jerk
b. tosser (United Kingdom)
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pendejoa pendeja
adjective
1 (Latinoamérica) (imbécil) idiotic; (cobarde) cowardly; yellow (familiar)
2 (And) (listo) smart; (taimado) cunning
3 (Caribe) (México) (torpe) ham-fisted
1 (Latinoamérica) (imbécil) fool; idiot; (cobarde) coward
2 (S. Cone) (muchacho) kid (familiar); (sabelotodo) know-all
[del pubis] pubic hair; pube (muy_familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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