roque


roque
adj.
castle, rook.
m.
rook.
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roque
nombre masculino
1 rook
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FRASEOLOGÍA
estar roque familiar to be asleep
quedarse roque familiar to fall asleep, go out like a light
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I
SM (Ajedrez) rook, castle
II
* ADJ

estar roque — to be asleep

quedarse roque — to fall asleep

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adjetivo (Esp fam)

quedarse roque — (fam) to nod o doze off (colloq)

estaba roque — he was out for the count (colloq)

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adjetivo (Esp fam)

quedarse roque — (fam) to nod o doze off (colloq)

estaba roque — he was out for the count (colloq)

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roque
adjective
(Esp fam): quedarse roque (fam); to nod o drop o doze off (colloq)
cuando lo miré estaba roque when I looked at him he was fast asleep o (colloq) out for the count
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roque
adj
Fam
estar roque to be out for the count;
quedarse roque to drop o nod off
nm
[en ajedrez] castle, rook
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roque
m
1 en ajedrez rook
2
:
quedarse roque fig fam drop o
doze off fam , fall asleep

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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