pájaro
pájaro(
pah
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hah
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roh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (animal)
a. bird
El pájaro en el alféizar de mi ventana llena el aire de música.The bird on my windowsill fills the air with music.
2.
A word or phrase that is gravely offensive and taboo in all contexts (e.g. nigger, cunt).
(extremely offensive)
(homosexual man)
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
Regionalism used in Costa Rica
(Costa Rica)
Regionalism used in Ecuador
(Ecuador)
a. queer
A word or phrase that is gravely offensive and taboo in all contexts (e.g. nigger, cunt).
(extremely offensive)
Ernesto decía que todos sus colegas eran pájaros.Ernesto thought all his co-workers were queers.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(male genitalia)
Regionalism used in Guatemala
(Guatemala)
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
a. pee-pee
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Se sacó el pájaro y empezó a mear.He took out his pee-pee and started to piss.
b. willy
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(United Kingdom)
Juanito, ¡deja de tocarte el pájaro!Juanito, stop playing with your willy!
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).
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(astute person)
a. crafty devil
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Ese pájaro cree que engaña a todos, pero un día pagará.That crafty devil thinks he's got everyone fooled, but one day he will pay.
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pájaro
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (ave)
a. bird
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
matar dos pájaros de un tiroto kill two birds with one stone
3. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
tener pájaros en la cabezato be scatterbrained o empty-headed
4. (prov)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
más vale pájaro en mano que ciento volandoa bird in the hand is worth two in the bush
pájaro bobopenguin
pájaro carpinterowoodpecker
pájaro de mal agüerobird of ill omen
5. (persona)
a. crafty devil, sly old fox
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pájaro
1 (Ornitología) bird
matar dos pájaros de un tiro to kill two birds with one stone
quedarse como un pájaro to die peacefully
tener la cabeza a pájaros
tener la cabeza llena de pájaros
tener pájaros en la cabeza
to be featherbrained
[más] vale pájaro en mano que ciento volando a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush
pájaro azul bluebird
pájaro bobo penguin
pájaro cantarín pájaro cantor songbird
pájaro carpintero woodpecker
pájaro de mal agüero bird of ill omen
pájaro mosca (España) hummingbird
2 (astuto) clever fellow; sharp sort
pájaro bravo (Ven) smart Alec (familiar)
pájaro de cuenta (importante) big shot (familiar); big noise (familiar); (de cuidado) nasty piece of work; (taimado) wily bird
3 (pene) prick (vulgar)
4 (Caribe) (homosexual) queer (muy_familiar); poof (muy_familiar); fag (muy_familiar); (EEUU)
adjective
1 (S. Cone) (atolondrado) scatty; featherbrained
2 (S. Cone) (sospechoso) shady; dubious
3 (S. Cone) (chillón) loud; flashy
4 (Caribe) (afeminado) poofy (muy_familiar); queer (muy_familiar)
5 (S. Cone) (distraído) vague; distracted
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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