bicho


bicho
m.
1 beast, animal (animal).
¿qué bicho le ha picado? what's up with him? (British), what's eating him? (United States)
2 little terror (pillo).
3 vermin, bug, insect, creepy-crawly.
4 scoundrel, vicious tongue.
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bicho
nombre masculino
1 (animal) animal, creature; (insecto) bug, creepy-crawly
2 (persona) odd character; (niño) little devil, little monkey
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FRASEOLOGÍA
bicho raro oddball, weirdo
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noun m.
bug, small animal
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SM
1) (Zool) [gen] small animal; (=insecto) bug, creepy-crawly *; (Taur) bull; Cuba, Cono Sur (=gusano) maggot, grub; And (=serpiente) snake; LAm (=animal extraño) odd-looking creature
2) pl bichos vermin sing , pests
3) * (=persona) oddball *

mal bicho — rogue, villain

es un mal bicho — he's a nasty piece of work, he's a rotter *

todo bicho viviente — every living soul, every man-jack of them

bicho raro — weirdo *

4) * pey (=niño) brat *

sí, bichito — yes, my love

5) CAm (=niño) child, little boy
6) And (=peste aviar) fowl pest
7) (Mil) squaddie *, recruit
8) Caribe (=chisme) what's-it *, thingummy *
9) CAm, Méx *** (=pene) prick ***
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masculino
1) (fam)
a) (insecto) insect, bug (colloq), creepy-crawly (colloq)
b) (animal) animal, creature, critter (AmE colloq)

me picó or (Esp) ha picado un bicho — I've been bitten by something

todo bicho viviente — everyone

2) (fam) (persona maligna) nasty piece of work (colloq), mean son of a bitch (AmE sl)

me miró como si fuera un bicho raro — he looked at me as if I was some kind of weirdo (colloq)

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= critter, bug.
Ex. The article is entitled 'Dogs, ponies and conservation critters in Arizona'.
Ex. In this videotape, students learn about the similar characteristics that all bugs share and compare them to their close cousins, the arachnids.
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* bicho malo = nasty piece of work.
* bicho raro = flake, freak, oddball [odd ball], kooky, rare bird, odd bird, odd fish, freak of nature, rare breed, weirdo, nerd, geek, nerdy [nerdier -comp., nerdiest -sup.], geeky [geekier -comp., geekiest -sup.].
* infestado de bichos = bug-ridden.
* todo bicho viviente = every living soul, everyone and their mother, every Tom, Dick and Harry.
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masculino
1) (fam)
a) (insecto) insect, bug (colloq), creepy-crawly (colloq)
b) (animal) animal, creature, critter (AmE colloq)

me picó or (Esp) ha picado un bicho — I've been bitten by something

todo bicho viviente — everyone

2) (fam) (persona maligna) nasty piece of work (colloq), mean son of a bitch (AmE sl)

me miró como si fuera un bicho raro — he looked at me as if I was some kind of weirdo (colloq)

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= critter, bug.

Ex: The article is entitled 'Dogs, ponies and conservation critters in Arizona'.

Ex: In this videotape, students learn about the similar characteristics that all bugs share and compare them to their close cousins, the arachnids.
* bicho malo = nasty piece of work.
* bicho raro = flake, freak, oddball [odd ball], kooky, rare bird, odd bird, odd fish, freak of nature, rare breed, weirdo, nerd, geek, nerdy [nerdier -comp., nerdiest -sup.], geeky [geekier -comp., geekiest -sup.].
* infestado de bichos = bug-ridden.
* todo bicho viviente = every living soul, everyone and their mother, every Tom, Dick and Harry.

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bicho1
masculine
A
1 (insecto) (fam); insect, bug (colloq), creepy-crawly (colloq)
2 (animal) (fam); animal, creature, critter (AmE colloq)
me ha picado algún bicho I've been bitten
¿qué bicho te/le habrá picado? (fam); what's biting o eating you/him? (colloq)
Compuestos:
bicho colorado
(RPl) tick
bicho de luz
(RPl fam) firefly
B (fam) (persona — maligna) nasty piece of work (colloq), nasty character (colloq), mean son of a bitch (AmE sl)
(— fea): el pobre chico es un bicho the poor guy is so ugly …
es un bicho raro he's an oddball o a queer fish (colloq)
me miró como si fuera un bicho raro he looked at me as if I was from another planet (colloq)
no había bicho viviente en la calle there wasn't a living soul on the street
todo bicho viviente everyone
bicho malo nunca muere (Esp); the devil looks after his own
no comas eso que te hará mal — no te preocupes, bicho malo nunca muere don't eat that, it'll make you ill — don't worry, I'm as tough as old leather o (BrE) boots
C (fam) (aparato) contraption (colloq)
bicho2
interjection
(Ven fam) (expresando desagrado) ugh! (colloq), yuck! (colloq)
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Del verbo bichar: (conjugate bichar)

bicho es:

1ª persona singular (yo) presente indicativo

bichó es:

3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) pretérito indicativo

bicho sustantivo masculino
1 (fam)
a) (insecto) bug (colloq), creepy-crawly (colloq)

b) (animal) animal, creature;

me picó or (Esp) ha picado un bicho I've been bitten by something
2 (fam) (persona) nasty piece of work (colloq);
bicho raro weirdo (colloq);

todo bicho viviente everyone
bicho sustantivo masculino
1 (insecto) bug, insect
(animal) animal
(cebo) bait
2 (niño) little devil 3 (mal) bicho (persona perversa) nasty piece of work
fig fam bicho raro, weirdo: Pedro es un bicho raro, Pedro is a weirdo
fam hum bicho viviente, living soul: todo bicho viviente tiene un móvil, every mother's son has a mobile phone
'bicho' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
rara
- raro
English:
bug
- odd
- oddbod
- oddity
- oddball
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bicho nm
1. [insecto] bug, creepy-crawly;
lo picó un bicho he was bitten by an insect;
Comp
Fam
¿qué bicho le ha picado? Br what's up with him?, US what's eating him?
Comp
RP bicho bolita [cochinilla] woodlouse; RP bicho de luz [gusano de luz] glow-worm
2. Fam [animal] beast, creature
3. Fam [persona]
(mal) bicho Br nasty piece of work, US real piece of work;
[pillo] little terror;
bicho raro weirdo
Comp
bicho viviente:
siempre está intentado ligar con todo bicho viviente he'll try to Br get off with o US hit on anything that moves;
no hay bicho viviente que se coma esto there isn't a creature alive that would eat that
4. RP Fam [apelativo] honey
5. Perú Fam [envidia, despecho] spite, envy;
de puro bicho out of pure spite
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bicho
m
1 (insecto) bug, Br tb
creepy-crawly;
¿qué bicho te ha picado? what’s eating you?;
no hay bicho viviente fam there isn’t a living soul
2 (animal) creature;
(mal) bicho fig fam nasty piece of work;
bicho raro weirdo fam
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bicho nm
: small animal, bug, insect
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bicho n
1. (insecto) bug / creepy crawly [pl. creepy crawlies]
la planta está llena de bichos the plant is covered in creepy crawlies
2. (animal) animal
le gustan muchos los bichos he really likes animals
ser un bicho raro to be weird

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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