mojón
mojón(
moh
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hohn
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (achievement)
a. milestone
Conseguir ese empleo fue un mojón en su carrera.Getting that job was a milestone in her career.
b. landmark
"Eraserhead" representó un mojón en la industria del cine."Eraserhead" represented a landmark achievement in the film industry.
2. (geography)
a. boundary stone
Estos mojones delimitan las fronteras de nuestra propriedad.These boundary stones define the borders of our property.
b. mile marker
Para llegar a su casa, gire a la izquierda en el mojón del kilómetro 226.To arrive at his house, turn left at the 226 kilometer marker.
3.
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)
(fool)
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
a. idiot
¿Puedes creer que este mojón dejó las llaves en el carro?Can you believe this idiot locked his keys in the car?
4. (excrement) (Andes)
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
a. shit
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
¡Ese tipo dejó un mojón el tamaño de una casa en el inodoro!That guy left a shit the size of a house in the toilet!
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mojón
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (piedra)
a. milestone
2. (poste)
a. milepost
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mojón
1 (piedra) boundary stone;(also mojón kilométrico) milestone
2 (montón) heap; pile
3 (And) (mierda) shit (vulgar); crap (vulgar)
mojónona mojona
(Caribe) (bruto) idiot; thickhead (familiar); (chaparro) shortie (familiar);
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