tabaco

tabaco(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (smoking substance)
a. tobacco
Compré tabaco para fumar en pipa.I bought tobacco for my pipe.
2. (smokes)
a. cigarettes
Necesito fumar, pero dejé el tabaco en casa.I need to smoke, but I left my cigarettes at home.
3. (botany)
a. tobacco plant
El agricultor plantó tabaco en el invernadero.The farmer planted tobacco in the greenhouse.
4. (stogie)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. cigar
Estuvimos toda la noche tomando cubalibres y fumando tabaco.We spent the night drinking Cuba Libre and smoking cigars.
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(drug)
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
a. reefer
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¿Sientes olor a marihuana? - Los vecinos deben de estar fumándose un tabaco.Do you smell weed? - The neighbors must be smoking reefer.
6.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(whack)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. slap
Mi hermano me dio un tabaco en la cabeza por haberlo acusado con mamá.My brother gave me a slap on the head for telling Mom on him.
b. smack
¡Te daré un tabaco en la boca si vuelves a decir una palabrota!I will land you a smack on your mouth if you curse again!
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
7. (color)
a. light-brown
El detective tenía puesto un sombrero gris y un abrigo tabaco.The detective was wearing a gray hat and a light-brown overcoat.
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tabaco
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (planta)
a. tobacco plant
2. (picadura)
a. tobacco
tabaco de liarrolling tobacco
tabaco negro/rubiodark/Virginia tobacco
tabaco de pipapipe tobacco
3. (cigarrillos)
a. cigarettes
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
4. (color)
a. light brown
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tabaco
1 (para fumar) (producto) tobacco; (planta) tobacco plant
se le acabó el tabaco (S. Cone) he ran out of dough (familiar)
estar de mal tabaco (Centroamérica) to be in a bad mood
estaba hecho tabaco [+persona] he was all in; [+objeto] it was all torn to pieces
quitar el tabaco a algn to do sb in (familiar)
(cigarrillos) cigarettes
plural
; (p)
¿tienes tabaco? have you any cigarettes?
se me acabó el tabaco
(Latinoamérica) (puro) cigar
tabaco amarillo tabaco americano Virginia tobacco
tabaco de hebra loose tobacco
tabaco de liar rolling tobacco
tabaco de mascar chewing tobacco
tabaco de pipa pipe tobacco
tabaco en polvo snuff
tabaco en rama leaf tobacco
tabaco negro dark tobacco
tabaco picado shag; cut tobacco
tabaco rubio Virginia tobacco
tabaco turco Turkish tobacco
2 (Latinoamérica) (droga) reefer (familiar); joint (familiar)
3 (Caribe) (golpe) slap; smack
adjective
especialmente (Latinoamérica) dusty brown
tresillo de cuero acolchado de color tabaco.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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