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asco

masculine noun

  • 1 (repugnancia) ¡qué asco!
    how revolting!
    how disgusting!
    no pongas cara de asco
    don't make a face or that face
    don't pull a face (British)
    le dan asco las zanahorias
    he can't stand carrots
    no pude comerlo, me dio asco
    I couldn't eat it, it made me feel sick
    la casa estaba tan sucia que daba asco
    the house was in a disgusting or revolting state
    tanta corrupción da asco
    all this corruption is sickening
    le tengo asco al queso
    I can't stand cheese
    cheese turns my stomach
    le tengo asco
    I really loathe or detest him
    hacerle ascos a algo [colloquial]
    to turn one's nose up at something
    morirse de asco (Spain) [colloquial]
    to get bored stiff or to death [colloquial]
    en este pueblo uno se muere de asco
    it's deathly boring in this village (US)
    it's deadly boring in this village (British)
    you get bored stiff or bored to death in this village
    poner a alguien del asco (Mexico) [colloquial]
    to rip somebody to shreds or pieces
    tear into somebody (US) [colloquial]
  • 2 [colloquial] (cosa repugnante, molesta) la película es un asco, pura violencia y sexo
    the movie is disgusting, nothing but sex and violence
    tienen la casa que es un asco
    their house is like a pigsty [colloquial]
    their house is a tip (British) [colloquial]
    el parque está hecho un asco
    the park is in a real state [colloquial]
    the park looks like real mess (US) [colloquial]
    the park looks a real mess (British) [colloquial]
    ¡qué asco de tiempo!
    what foul or lousy weather!
    ¡qué asco de vida!
    what a (rotten) life!
    ¡qué asco! otra vez lloviendo
    raining again! what a drag! or what a pain! [colloquial]
Example sentences
  • Aunque no lo creas, el fujimorismo también me causa cierto asco.
  • Le tengo asco a la vida en este instante.
  • Inigualable expresión de asco de la hija del delincuente Fujimori.
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