alcahueta


Inflexiones de 'alcahuete' (n): f: alcahueta, mpl: alcahuetes, fpl: alcahuetas

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Principal Translations
alcahueta nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (teatro: bastidor)  (theatre)drop curtain nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Las alcahuetas forman parte del escenario.
 
Additional Translations
alcahueta nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (mujer chismosa)gossip nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Celestina era una vieja alcahueta.
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Principal Translations
alcahuete
alcahueta
nm, nfnombre masculino, nombre femenino: Sustantivo que varía en género ("alumno", "alumna"; "doctor", "doctora").
(de una relación)  (informal)go-between nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  intermediary, middleman, liason nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (pejorative: sexual)pimp nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 La tía de Andrés es la alcahueta de ellos dos.
 They were able to be reunited with the help of a go-between.
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alcahueta
nm, nfnombre masculino, nombre femenino: Sustantivo que varía en género ("alumno", "alumna"; "doctor", "doctora").
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 Le pide permiso al papá porque sabe que es un alcahuete.
alcahuete
alcahueta
nmf
AmL, coloq. (soplón)  (infantile)tell-tale, tattle-tale nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (UK, slang)grasser nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (colloquial: informer)snitch, tattler nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (who spreads rumors)gossip
 No menciones nada frente a ese alcahuete.
 Don't say anything in front of that tell-tale (or: tattle-tale).
alcahuete
alcahueta
nm, nfnombre masculino, nombre femenino: Sustantivo que varía en género ("alumno", "alumna"; "doctor", "doctora").
(persona chismosa)gossip nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (colloquial)loud mouth nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Me pregunto con qué chisme anda ahora la alcahueta del barrio.
 He's a gossip; as soon as he learns something about another person's life he runs to tell everyone.
 
Additional Translations
alcahuete nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (telón corto)drop-curtain nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El alcahuete indica que el entreacto será corto.
 The drop-curtain tells you that the intermission will be short.
alcahuete nmf AR, PR, Ur (adulador)  (colloquial)toady nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (vulgar)butt-kisser, ass-kisser, brown noser, suck-up nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  flatterer, sycophant nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Ya me he enterado que este alcahuete es un hipócrita.
 I've already found out that toady is a hypocrite.
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alcahueta
nmf
(concierta relaciones amorosas)matchmaker nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 En La Celestina, el personaje principal es una alcahueta que pone en contacto a los dos enamorados.
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