put-on(
poot
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an
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(pretense)
a. el teatro
(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 word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
She didn't really win the lottery. It was just a put-on.En realidad no ganó la lotería, fue puro teatro.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (pretended)
a. fingido
I don't think he really cares. It's all just put-on concern.No creo que realmente le importe, su preocupación es simplemente fingida.
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put-on
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
is that one of your put-ons?¿me estás tomando el pelo or
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (general)
a. fingido(a), simulado(a)
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put-on [ˈpʊtˌɒn]
adjective
(feigned) fingido
noun
(pretence) teatro (informal) (m); (hoax) broma (f) (de mal gusto);
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putón
putón
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (muy fam)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
un putón (verbenero)a cheap slut
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