malandro
el malandro, la malandra
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)
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(general)
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
a. crook
Esta zona se ha vuelto peligrosa. Hay muchos malandros rondando por aquí.This area has become dangerous. There are many crooks prowling around here.
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malandro
(Caribe) scrounger (familiar)
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