bellaco


bellaco
adj.
1 roguish, wicked.
2 sly, cunning.
m.
rogue, villain, cad.
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bellaco
adjetivo
1 (malo) wicked
2 (astuto) cunning, sly
nombre masculino,nombre femenino
1 villain, rogue
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bellaco, -a
1. ADJ
1) [persona] (=malvado) wicked; (=astuto) cunning, sly; (=pícaro) rascally
2) Cono Sur, Méx [caballo] vicious, hard-to-control; And, CAm brave
2.
SM / F (=bribón) scoundrel, rogue
3.
SM Cono Sur, Méx (=caballo) difficult horse
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-ca masculino, femenino (fam & hum) rogue (colloq & hum)
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= miscreant, rascal, scallywag [scalawag, -USA], rapscallion, cad.
Ex. The forest, therefore, is regarded as the abode of robbers & sundry miscreants, implying its relation to the forces of chaos & disorder.
Ex. And although they may pose themselves as very religious, they are simply rascals.
Ex. In other words, we either have morons or thugs running the White House -- or perhaps one moron, one thug, and a smattering of scalawags in between.
Ex. In all truth, it must be said that this howling, hissing, foot-scraping body of young rapscallions found some cause for complaint.
Ex. Not only that, but this cad has also convinced them she is losing her faculties.
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* mentir como un bellaco = lie through + Posesivo + teeth, lie + straight-faced.
* trabajar como un bellaco = work + Reflexivo + to the ground, work + Reflexivo + to death.
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-ca masculino, femenino (fam & hum) rogue (colloq & hum)
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= miscreant, rascal, scallywag [scalawag, -USA], rapscallion, cad.

Ex: The forest, therefore, is regarded as the abode of robbers & sundry miscreants, implying its relation to the forces of chaos & disorder.

Ex: And although they may pose themselves as very religious, they are simply rascals.
Ex: In other words, we either have morons or thugs running the White House -- or perhaps one moron, one thug, and a smattering of scalawags in between.
Ex: In all truth, it must be said that this howling, hissing, foot-scraping body of young rapscallions found some cause for complaint.
Ex: Not only that, but this cad has also convinced them she is losing her faculties.
* mentir como un bellaco = lie through + Posesivo + teeth, lie + straight-faced.
* trabajar como un bellaco = work + Reflexivo + to the ground, work + Reflexivo + to death.

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bellaco1 -ca
adjective
(fam hum); roguish (colloq hum)
bellaco2 -ca
masculine, feminine
(fam hum); rogue (colloq hum)
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bellaco
-ca sustantivo masculino, femenino (fam &

hum) rogue (colloq & hum)
'bellaco' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
mentir
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bellaco, -a
adj
1. Literario [bribón] villainous, wicked
2. RP [caballo] spirited, hard to control
3. Ecuad, Pan [valiente] brave
nm,f
Literario villain, scoundrel
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bellaco
I adj rascally, roguish
II m, bellaca f rascal, rogue
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bellaco, -ca adj
: sly, cunning
bellaco, -ca n
: rogue, scoundrel

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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