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What is gaucho in Spanish? And to be “gauchito”?

What is gaucho in Spanish? And what is to be “gauchito” or “gauchita”?  What is gaucho in Spanish? Gauchos were skilled, friendly people who wouldn’t hesitate to give a helping hand. When we say someone is “gauchito/a” in Argentina, we are saying that person is kind and helpful. SEE VIDEO…

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What is “gauchos”? And “gauchada”?

What does “gauchada” mean? What is “gauchos”?  Gauchada is the slang for “favor”, and gauchos were skilled friendly people who wouldn’t hesitate to give a helping hand. When we ask for a “gauchada” in Argentina, we are asking for a favor or a helping hand. SEE VIDEO HERE What are…

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Muscular: Spanish Slang for Musculoso

Is morrudo the word for muscular? Spanish slang  Morrudo/a is the slang for “musculoso/a”, which means “muscular”.  Muscles in Spanish are «músculos». SEE VIDEO HERE How do you say muscular in Spanish Muscular in Spanish is “musculoso/a” but you can also say “morrudo/a”. How frequently is this word used?  Medium…

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What is Dark-Haired in Spanish?

Dark-haired in Spanish slang is «morocho/a» . Morocho/a is the slang for “moreno/a”, which means “dark-skinned” or “dark-haired”.  SEE VIDEO HERE How frequently is this word used?  Medium-high frequency word. Argentinians use this word more often than “moreno/a”. We say «soy morocho/a» if we have dark brown hair in Spanish.…

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How to Say Posh in Spanish

What is “posh” in Spanish? Posh in Spanish is cheto or cheta. Cheto/a is the short form of “concheto”, which means “posh”. Rich people and snobs are considered «chetos». SEE VIDEO HERE. How frequently is «cheto» used?  Medium-high frequency word. Argentinians use this word quite frequently, especially in informal conversations. Examples…

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How Do You Say Hot Mess in Spanish?

How do you say “hot mess” in Spanish? A mess is «embrollo», but how do you say «hot mess» in Spanish slang? Quilombo is the slang word in Spanish for embrollo, which means “a mess”.  SEE VIDEO HERE. How frequently is “quilombo” used in Argentina?  This is a high frequency…