Translation of cacho in English:

cacho

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  • 1 1.1 [familiar/colloquial] (pedazo) bit ¿me das un cachito de queso? can I have a little bit of cheese? me perdí un cacho del programa I missed some of o/or a bit of the program se te van a caer los dientes a cachos your teeth will all start dropping out ser un cacho de pan (España/Spain) [familiar/colloquial] to be a big softie [familiar/colloquial] 1.2 (España/Spain) [familiar/colloquial] (como adjetivo invariable/as invariable adjective) ¡qué cacho chuleta te estás comiendo! that's some o/or one hell of a chop you're eating! [familiar/colloquial] ¡lo vas a romper, cacho bruto! you'll break it, you great oaf! [familiar/colloquial]
  • 2 2.1 (América del Sur/South America) (cuerno) horn ¡fuera cacho! (Venezuela) [familiar/colloquial], se acabó la discusión, y ¡fuera cacho! the discussion's over, and I don't want to hear another word! o/or and that's final! pararse en los cachos (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] to get annoyed poner (Perú/Peru) or (Venezuela) montar cachos a algn [familiar/colloquial] to be unfaithful to sb, cheat on sb (inglés norteamericano/American English) [familiar/colloquial] recibir en los cachos a algn (Chile) [familiar/colloquial], llegó tarde y la mujer lo recibió en los cachos he arrived late and his wife gave him a real earful [familiar/colloquial] tener algo de un cacho (Colombia) [familiar/colloquial], ya lo tengo de un cacho it's nearly done, I've nearly finished it, I'm almost there o/or (inglés norteamericano/American English) through [familiar/colloquial] 2.2 (Andes) (juego) poker dice; (cubilete) shaker saber a cacho (Colombia) , jugaron hasta que les supo a cacho they played until they were sick of it 2.3 (Chile) (para beber) drinking horn
  • 6 (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] (cosa inútil, molesta) esta mesita es un cacho, no hay dónde ponerla this table's a real nuisance, there's nowhere to put it me quedé con el cacho I got stuck with the damned thing [familiar/colloquial]

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The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.