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peludo
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peludo(
peh
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loo
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doh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (fuzzy)
a. hairy
Tiene los brazos muy peludos como si fuera un lobo.He has very hairy arms, like he were a wolf.
b. furry
Prefiero los perros peludos como el pomeranio a los sin pelo.I prefer furry dogs like the Pomeranian to those without fur.
c. shaggy
En el zoo vimos unos monos muy peludos.We saw some very shaggy monkeys in the zoo.
d. bushy
Recientemente se han puesto de moda de nuevo las barbas peludas.Recently, bushy beards have become fashionable again.
e. woolly
Me encanta cómo se ven los jerseys peludos, pero me pican mucho.I love how woolly sweaters look, but I find them itchy.
2. (with long hair)
a. long-haired
Es aconsejable no cortarle el pelo a los perros peludos en verano.It's advisable not to groom long-haired dogs in the summer.
3. (difficult)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
a. hard
La prueba estuvo muy peluda y no creo que lo vaya a aprobar.The test was really hard and I don't think I'll pass.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
4. (animal) (Southern Cone)
a. big hairy armadillo
Los peludos son criaturas nocturnas, así que no tienes que preocuparte por verlos durante el día.Big hairy armadillos are nocturnal creatures, so you don't have to worry about seeing them during the day.
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(drunkenness) (Southern Cone)
a. bender
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Mis amigos salieron a ponerse un peludo anoche y ahora todos tienen resaca.My friends went out on a bender last night and now they're all hungover.
6. (rug)
a. rush mat
Estos artesanos hacen peludos a mano para vender en el bazar.These artisans make handmade rush mats to sell at the bazaar.
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peludo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. hairy
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peludo
adjective
1 (con mucho pelo) hairy; shaggy; (con pelo largo) long-haired; [+animal] furry; shaggy; [+barba] bushy;
2 (Centroamérica) (difícil) hard
1 (felpudo) round felt mat
2 (S. Cone) (Zoología) (species of) armadillo
3 (S. Cone) (borrachera)
agarrarse un peludo to get sloshed (muy_familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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