mandón(
mahn
-
dohn
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(domineering)
a. bossy
No seas mandón. Somos tus compañeros de trabajo, no tus esclavos.Don't be bossy. We are your coworkers, not your slaves.
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).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(domineering person)
a. bossy pants
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¡Dana es una mandona! Se la pasa dándome órdenes.Dana is such a bossy pants! She's always telling me what to do.
b. bossy boots
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(United Kingdom)
No me gusta trabajar en grupo con Ezequiel; es un mandón.I don't like working in a group with Ezequiel; he's a bossy boots.
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mandón
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. bossy
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. bossy boots
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mandónona mandona
adjective
bossy
no seas tan mandona
bossy-boots (familiar)
eres un mandón no me gusta la maestra porque es una mandona
1 (S. Cone) (Minería) mine foreman
2 (Chile) (en carreras) starter
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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