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lagarto / lizard
lagarto   -noun masculine
1. (zoology)   lizard
(Latin America)
(=caimánoun)   alligator
a. ¡lagarto, lagarto!
(=cuidado)   look out!
(=toca madera)   touch wood!
(Andes, Mexicoéx)
(=Dios nos libre)   God forbid!
·lagarto de Indias   alligator
·lagarto verde   green lizard
2. (=taimado)   devious person,   sly person,   fox
3. (Central America, Mexicoéx)   *
(=codicioso)   get-rich-quick type *
(Andes)   *
(=sableador)   scrounger *,   sponger *
(Andes)   *
(=especulador)   profiteer
4. (Mexicoéx)   *
(=astuto)   sharp customer,   smart operator
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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