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avispero

Translation of avispero in English:

sustantivo masculino

  • 1 (nido) esa oficina es un avispero (River Plate area)
    that office is a madhouse [colloquial]
    alborotar or revolver el avispero
    to stir up a hornet's nest
Example sentences
  • Ahora sí, empecemos a alborotar el avispero farandulero.
  • Esta vez los mismos personajes han vuelto a sacudir el avispero.
  • Ricardo Larraín se metió en un avispero.

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