prick
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prick(
prihk
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act or feeling of piercing)
a. el pinchazo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I was reaching for the rose when I felt the prick of a thorn in my finger.Estaba tratando de alcanzar la rosa cuando sentí el pinchazo de una espina.
2.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(male genitalia)
a. la verga
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Put your pants on! No one wants to see your ugly prick.¡Ponte los pantalones! Nadie quiere ver tu verga fea.
b. el pito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Don't just stand there with your prick in your hand; get to work!No te quedes allí tocándote el pito; ¡a trabajar!
c. la pija
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
That scumbag is always running around sticking his prick in anything that moves.Ese desgraciado siempre está andando por ahí metiendo la pija en cualquier cosa que se mueva.
d. la polla
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
The dancer's prick was sticking out of the leg of his cut-off jean shorts.La polla del bailarín se le salía de la pierna de sus shorts tejanos.
e. el pijo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
When Anthony passed out at the party, his buddies drew a prick on his cheek.Cuando Anthony se desmayó en la fiesta, sus compañeros le pintaron un pijo en la mejilla.
f. el rabo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Why are you walking funny? - A ball hit me in the prick when I was playing baseball.¿Por qué caminas raro? - Una pelota me pegó en el rabo cuando estaba jugando al béisbol.
g. el nabo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Laurie yelled "You've got a tiny prick!" at her teacher.Laurie le gritó "¡Tienes un nabo pequeñito!" a su profesor.
h. el bicho
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
Some people think that having small hands means you have a small prick.Algunos piensan que tener las manos pequeñas significa que tienes un bicho pequeño.
i. el pico
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in Bolivia
(Bolivia)
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
He just bought that fancy car to compensate for the fact that he's got a tiny prick.Se compró ese auto lujoso tan solo para compensar por el hecho de que tiene un pico diminuto.
j. la picha
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(Andes)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
You’d better hurry up and get your prick in your pants; that cop’s going to bust you for public urination.Será mejor que te apures y metas la picha en el pantalón; ese poli te va a trincar por orinar en público.
3.
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(mean guy)
a. el cretino
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la cretina
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
How's Jason? - I don't know and I don't care. I dumped that prick.¿Cómo está Jason? - Ni lo sé ni me importa, dejé a ese cretino.
b. el imbécil
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la imbécil
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My neighbor's a prick. She scratched my car's paint with a key.Mi vecina es una imbécil, rasguñó la pintura de mi carro con una llave.
c. el cabrón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la cabrona
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Did you hear Nigel's speech? - No, but I'm sure that prick didn't say anything I want to hear.¿Escuchaste el discurso de Nigel? - No, pero estoy seguro de que ese cabrón no dijo nada que quisiera oír.
d. el pendejo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la pendeja
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
My boss won't let me out early even though it's totally dead; he's such a prick.Mi jefe no me deja salir temprano aunque no haya movimiento; es un pedazo de pendejo.
e. el ojete
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la ojete
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Wow! Stop acting like a prick!¡Vaya! ¡Deja de portarte como un ojete!
f. el gilipollas
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la gilipollas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Hey! Come back and pay for that, you prick!¡Eh! ¡Vuelve y paga eso, gilipollas!
g. el boludo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la boluda
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
(Southern Cone)
What are you doing, man? Don't be a prick and give me my phone back.¿Pero que hacés, che? No seas boludo y devuélveme el celular.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to cut)
a. pinchar
The crab's claws pricked my hand.Las pinzas del cangrejo me pincharon la mano.
b. pincharse
I pricked my finger on the needle because I wasn't wearing a thimble.Me pinché el dedo con la aguja porque no llevaba el dedal.
c. picar
A bee pricked the poor girl.Una abeja picó a la pobre niña.
d. picarse
I pricked myself with the needle while I was sewing.Me piqué con la aguja mientras cosía.
5. (to make small holes)
a. agujerear
You have to start by pricking two holes in the cloth.Hay que empezar por agujerear dos orificios en la tela.
6. (to bother)
a. remorder (conscience)
Stealing from my own sister pricked my conscience, but I was dying for a cookie.Robarle a mi propia hermana me remordió la conciencia, pero me moría por una galleta.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
7. (to cause pain)
a. pinchar
The thorns on the bushes pricked at them as they walked through the woods.Las espinas de los arbustos los pinchaban mientras caminaban por el bosque.
b. picar
My eyes are still pricking from the shampoo I got in them.Todavía me están picando los ojos del champú que me entró.
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prick
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of needle)
a. el pinchazo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
pricks of conscienceremordimientos de conciencia
2. (vulgar)
a. la polla
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(penis)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
b. la verga
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
c. el pico
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
d. la penca
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
e. el pito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
f. la pija
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(River Plate)
3. (vulgar)
a. el gilipollas
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la gilipollas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(person)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
b. el pendejo(a)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la pendejo(a)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
c. el forro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(River Plate)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (make holes in)
a. pinchar
to prick one's fingerpincharse el dedo
to prick a hole in somethinghacer un agujero en algo
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prick [prɪk]
noun
1 (act, sensation) (with pin, needle) pinchazo (m); [of insect] picadura (f); [of spur] espolada (f); (with goad) aguijonazo (m)
pricks of conscience remordimientos (m)
to kick against the pricks dar coces contra el aguijón
2 (penis) polla (f) (vulgar); (Esp) picha (f) (vulgar); (Esp) pija (f) (vulgar); especially (LAm) pinga (f) (vulgar); especially (LAm)
3 (person) gilipollas (m) (very_informal); (Esp) cojudoacojuda (m) (f);a cojuda (Bol) (Peru) boludoaboluda (m) (f);a boluda (Arg) (Bol)
transitive verb
1 (puncture) [+person, needle] pinchar; [+insect] picar; (with spur) dar con las espuelas a
to prick one's finger (with or on sth) pincharse el dedo (con algo)
2 (goad) aguijar
3 (make hole in) agujerear; (mark with holes) marcar con agujerillos
4
it pricked his conscience le remordía la conciencia
intransitive verb
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