rascal

rascal(
rahs
-
kuhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(mischievous child or man)
a. el pillo
(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).
(M)
, la pilla
(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).
(F)
Come here you rascal! You've already had two cookies!¡Ven aquí pillo! ¡Ya te comiste dos galletas!
b. el granuja
(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).
(M)
I wasn't paying attention, and the next thing I know, that rascal took my slippers!No estaba poniendo atención, y cuando me di cuenta, ¡ese granuja se llevó mis pantuflas!
2.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
(scoundrel)
a. el canalla
(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).
(M)
That rascal made off with our money and fled the country.Ese canalla se llevó nuestro dinero y se escapó del país.
b. el bribón
(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).
(M)
, la bribona
(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).
(F)
A lady walking around unaccompanied might get into trouble with all the rascals about this port.Una dama paseando sola podría meterse en problemas con todos los bribones que andan por este puerto.
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rascal
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (child)
a. el pillo(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).
(M)
la pillo(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).
(F)
2. (old-fashioned or hum)
a. el bribón(ona)
(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).
(M)
la bribón(ona)
(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).
(F)
(scoundrel)
rascal [ˈrɑːskəl]
noun
(scoundrel) granuja (m); (child) granuja (m); pillo (m)
he's a little rascal! come here, you little rascal!
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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