slag
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slag
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (metal smelting by-product)
a. la escoria
(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).
The lampshade glass of this art deco lamp was made from slag.El cristal de la pantalla de esta lámpara art decó se hizo con escoria.
2.
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)
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(tramp) (United Kingdom)
a. la putilla
(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).
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)
I can't believe she had the cheek to call me a slag after I stood up for her.No puedo creer que tuviera el descaro de llamarme putilla después de que la defendí.
b. la fulana
(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).
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)
Get away from my boyfriend, you slag!¡Aléjate de mi novio, fulana!
c. el pingo
(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).
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)
You should go out with Lara. - You can't be serious. She's been with the entire class. She's a slag.Deberías salir con Lara. - Bromeas. Estuvo con toda la clase. Es un pingo.
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slag
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (from coalmine) (United Kingdom)
a. la escoria
(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).
slag heapescorial m
2. (very fam pej)
a. la fulana
(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).
(woman)
b. la cualquiera
(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 Spain
(Spain)
c. la piruja
(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).
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slag [slæɡ]
noun
(Min) escoria (f)
modifier
slag heap (n) escorial (m)
slag [slæɡ]
noun
(Britain) (slut) puta (informal) (f); ramera (f)
slag off
transitive verb
especially (Britain) (criticize) poner como un trapo (informal)
All bands slag off their record companies. It's just the way it is People have been slagging me off
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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