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chico / small
 
chico ,   a
A. -adjective
1. (=pequeño)   small,   little
a. dejar chico a somebody, someone   to put somebody in the shade
b. quedarse chico   to be humiliated
perra  
2. (=joven)   young
·yo era muy chico, pero me acuerdo de ella
·I was very young but I remember her
·de chico no me gustaban las verduras
·I didn't like vegetables when I was little,   as a child, I didn't like vegetables
B. -noun masculine/feminine
1. (=joven)   boy/girl
·me gusta un chico de Barcelona
there'noun a guy * o boy from Barcelona I like
·es un buen chico
·he'noun a good lad
·el entrenador tiene bien preparados a sus chicos
·the trainer has his lads well prepared
·las chicas de la oficina
·the girls at the office
2. (=niño)   boy/girl
·los chicos de la clase
·the boys in the class
·chico de la calle   street kid *
·chico de los recados   office boy,   messenger boy
3. (=hijo)   boy/girl
·no nos hemos divorciado aúnoun por los chicos
we haven't got divorced yet because of the kids * o children
4. (=novio)   boyfriend/girlfriend
·¿sales con algúnoun chico?
·are you going out with anyone?,   have you got a boyfriend?
5. (apelativo)
5.1. (a un adulto)
·mira, chico, déjalo
·OK, just leave it, will you?
·chica, ¡qué cambiada estánoun!
·hey! o you know, you look so different!
·¡hola, chicos! ¿qué tal?
hi, guys! how're you doing? *
·hola chicas ¡ya estoy aquí!
·hi, girls, here I am!
5.2. (a un niño)
·¡oye, chico! ¿quieres ganarte un poco de dinero?
·hey! do you want to earn yourself a bit of money?
·chica, ¡no corras!
·don't run, dear!
C. -noun masculine
(Latin America)   (Naipes)   game,   round   (Billar)   game   (Snooker)   frame
 
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