mentecato

mentecato(
mehn
-
teh
-
kah
-
toh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (foolish)
a. silly
¡No seas mentecato! Los fantasmas no existen.Don't be silly! There's no such thing as ghosts.
b. stupid
¡Qué mentecato eres! Casi pisas al perro con el coche.You're so stupid! You almost ran over the dog.
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).
masculine or feminine noun
2. (follish person)
a. idiot
No seas un mentecato. Come algo o te morirás de hambre.Don't be an idiot. Eat something or you'll starve.
b. fool
Eres una mentecata. Deja de decir tonterías.You're a fool. Stop talking nonsense.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Unlock More Translations for Free
Learn more with unlimited dictionary access. Sign up for free today.
mentecato
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. idiot
mentecatoa mentecata
adjective
silly; stupid
idiot; fool
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Examples
Machine Translators
Translate mentecato using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict