sope
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sope(
soh
-
peh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. fried corn dough topped with beans, cream, lettuce, and cheese
Para empezar, queremos una orden de sopes.For starters, we'll have an order of fried corn dough topped with beans, cream, lettuce, and cheese.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(underarm)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. armpit
Estás sudado y te huele el sope. ¡Ni te acerques!You're sweating and your armpit stinks. Stay back!
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(money)
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
a. dime
Ya no tengo un sope y todavía faltan cinco días para que me paguen.I don't have a dime and I won't get paid for another five days.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(silly person)
a. dummy
¡Eres un sope! Le pusiste sal al pastel en vez de azúcar.You are a dummy! You put salt in the cake instead of sugar.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(silly)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. dumb
Javier es bien sope para las matemáticas.Javier is pretty dumb at math.
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