penco

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penco(
pehng
-
koh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(animal)
a. nag
No llegarás muy lejos a lomos de ese penco. Será mejor que te hagas con un caballo robusto.You won't get far riding that nag. You'd better get a more robust horse.
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penco
adjective
(Centroamérica) (trabajador) hard-working
1 (persona) dimwit (familiar); nitwit (familiar)
2 (caballo) nag
3 (And)
un penco de hombre a fine-looking man
4 (Caribe) (homosexual) poof (muy_familiar); queer (muy_familiar); fag (muy_familiar); (EEUU)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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