wonky

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wonky(
wang
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ki
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1.
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(askew)
a. torcido
Tom is having a nose job because he wants to fix his wonky nose.Tom se va a hacer una rinoplastía porque quiere que le arreglen la nariz torcida.
b. chueco
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Do you know how to fix a wonky window blind?¿Sabes arreglar una persiana chueca?
2.
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(unsteady) (United Kingdom)
a. poco firme
Lilly was trying to reach a book in the top shelf, while balancing on a wonky ladder.Lilly trataba de alcanzar un libro que estaba en el último estante, mientras hacía equilibrio en una escalera poco firme.
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wonky
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a. flojo(a) (wheel, floorboards)
2. (table)
a. cojo(a)
b. chueco(a)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
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wonky [ˈwɒŋkɪ] wonkier (comparative)wonkiest (superlative) (Britain)
adjective
1 (wobbly) [+chair, table] cojo; que se tambalea
2 (crooked) torcido; chueco; (LAm)
the painting is wonky
3 (broken down) estropeado; descompuesto; especially (Méx)
to go wonky [+car, machine] estropearse; [+TV picture] descomponerse
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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