okupa
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "ocupa."
el okupa, la okupa(
oh
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koo
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pah
)
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 who lives in an unoccupied building without permission)
a. squatter
La policía desalojará a los okupas que viven en el edificio abandonado mañana.The police is going to evict the squatters living in the derelict building tomorrow.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(related to squatting)
a. squat
Vamos a una fiesta underground en una casa okupa. Va a ser bien chido, güey.We're going to an underground party at a squat house. It's going to be killer, man.
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okupa
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. squatter
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okupa
squatter
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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