pulpo
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pulpo(
pool
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poh
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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. octopus
Los pulpos tienen ocho brazos, tres corazones y nueve cerebros.Octopuses have eight legs, three hearts, and nine brains.
2. (tool)
a. bungee cord
No te preocupes por las maletas en el techo; los pulpos las mantienen ajustadas.Don't worry about the suitcases on the roof rack; they're secured with bungee cords.
3.
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(person)
a. handsy
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
No te acerques a ese tipo. Es un pulpo.Don't get close to that guy. He's handsy.
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pulpo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. octopus
2. (fam pey)
a.
es un pulpohe can't keep his hands off women
3. (correa elástica)
a. spider strap
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pulpo
1 (Zoología) octopus
estar más perdido que un pulpo en un garaje not to have a clue
La aclaración me parece fenomeno, porque yo ya estaba mas perdido que un pulpo en un garaje Estoy mas perdido que un pulpo en un garaje? Se cuenta el gol-average particular antes que el general ?
ser como un pulpo to be all arms
Ante un hombre que se excede en sus efusiones se suele utilizar la expresión ["es como un pulpo".]
2 (Automóviles) elastic strap
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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pulpo a la gallega
Galician-style octopus
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