llorón
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el llorón, la llorona(
yoh
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rohn
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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)
(person given to frequent crying)
a. crybaby
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Mi hija es una llorona. Esperemos que luego cambie.My daughter is a crybaby. Hopefully she'll change later on.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(person given to frequent whining)
a. whiner
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
En mi clase hay muchos llorones, que no estudian pero luego se quejan cuando suspenden.There are many whiners in my class who don't study but then complain when they fail.
b. moaner
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
No soporto a esos llorones que protestan por todo pero nunca proponen soluciones.I can't stand moaners who protest about everything but never propose a solution.
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)
(given to frequent crying)
a. crybaby
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(noun)
No seas tan llorón. Si es un rasguño de nada.Don't be such a crybaby. It's only a little scratch.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Yo no soy muy llorona, pero es que esta película es lacrimógena a más no poder.I don't cry very easily, but this film is a real tearjerker.
El bebé les ha salido muy llorón y no les deja pegar ojo.Their baby cries a lot and won't let them sleep a wink.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(given to frequent whining)
a. whiner
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(noun)
Antes no eras tan llorona. ¡Deja ya de quejarte!You weren't such a whiner before. Stop complaining!
b. moaner
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(noun)
Mira que llegan a ser llorones. No hacen más que sacarle faltas a todo.They're such moaners. They're always finding fault with everything.
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llorón
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
ser llorónto cry a lot
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. crybaby
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llorónona llorona
adjective
1 (que llora)
era muy llorón de pequeño he was a real crybaby when he was little (familiar)
es un niño muy llorón
es una mujer muy llorona she cries very easily
2 (quejica)
no seas tan llorón don't be such a moaner o whinger (familiar)
Maria Luisa es muy llorona, pero al final consigue todo lo que se propone Mas llorona que una Magdalena arrepentida En apariencia, los adultos tienden a ser cada vez más sentimentaloides, románticones y llorones
1 (que llora) crybaby (familiar)
este niño es un llorón, si le tocas ya está llorando a lágrima viva la niña es una llorona mi hermana es una llorona
2 (quejica) moaner (familiar); whinger (familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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no seas llorón
don't be a crybaby
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