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monkey / mono
monkey   [ˈmʌŋkɪ]
A. -noun   (zoology)   mono (m)   (figurative)
(=child)   diablillo (m)
a. I don't give a monkey'noun   **   me importa un rábano *
b. to make a monkey out of somebody   poner a somebody, someone en ridículo
B. -compound
·monkey business   *   -noun   (dishonest)   trapisondas feminine plural,   tejemanejes masculine plural   (mischievous)   travesuras feminine plural,   diabluras feminine plural
·monkey nut   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   cacahuete (m),   maní (m) Latin America,   cacahuate (m) Mexico
·monkey puzzle   -noun   (botany)   araucaria (f)
·monkey shines   -noun plural
(United States)   monkey tricks
·monkey suit   *   -noun   traje (m) de etiqueta,   esmoquin (m)
·monkey tricks   -noun plural   travesuras feminine plural
·monkey wrench   -noun   llave (f) inglesa
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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