- 1.1 (boy) muchacho (masculine), chico (masculine), chaval (masculine) (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar], pibe (masculine) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar], chavo (masculine) (Mexico/México) (Venezuela) [colloquial/familiar], chavalo (masculine) (Central America/América Central) (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar], cabro (masculine) (Chile) [colloquial/familiar] when I was a lad cuando yo era pequeño or (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) chico now look here, my lad mire, jovencitoMore example sentences
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- The baby is just over two weeks old - handsome little lad.
- We still see Kenny, he stays at our house sometimes, so we still stay in touch - he's a great little lad.
- Poor lad, he hadn't a clue what to do next.
More example sentences1.2 (fellow) (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar], chico (masculine), muchacho (masculine), cuate (masculine) (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar], gallo (masculine) (Chile) [colloquial/familiar] the lads played very well los chicos or muchachos jugaron muy bien come on, lads! ¡vamos, chicos or muchachos! he's one of the lads es muy buen compinche [colloquial/familiar] he goes out with the lads on Fridays los viernes sale con los amigotes [colloquial/familiar] he's a bit of a lad le gustan las faldas
- Fans will be able to judge for themselves when the lads' debut album drops in the early summer of 2005.
- Best wishes to the lads with this major step in their music careers.
- Last week was a fantastic win but the lads would have been confident anyway.
- In order to fit in with the lads, he finds himself going out on a Friday night club crawl.
- That came out through an interview I did with Zoo magazine, which is kind of a lad's magazine.
- Now I'm one of the lads, happy to share a pint down the pub.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Central America and Mexico, the word 'botana' means a small portion of food, olives, peanuts etc, usually served with a drink at parties, bars, or social occasions.