There are 2 translations of cola in English:

cola1

f

  • 2 2.1 (fila, línea) line (inglés norteamericano/American English) queue (inglés británico/British English) podemos esperar, no hay mucha cola we could wait, there isn't much of a line o/or queue tuvimos que hacer cola durante dos horas we had to wait in line o/or we had to queue for two hours ¡a la cola! get in line!, get in the queue! pónganse a la cola por favor please join the (end of the) line o/or queue brincarse or saltarse la cola (México/Mexico) to push in [familiar/colloquial], to cut the line (inglés norteamericano/American English) to jump the queue (inglés británico/British English) 2.2 (de una clasificación, carrera) un partido entre dos equipos en la cola a game between two bottom-of-the-league teams o/or two teams at the bottom of the division en lo que se refiere a la investigación científica estamos a la cola as far as scientific research is concerned, we are at the bottom of the pile o/or the league [familiar/colloquial] a la cola del pelotón at the tail end of the group
  • 5 (Venezuela) [Automovilismo/Cars] pedir cola to hitchhike ¿me puedes dar la cola? can you give me a lift o/or a ride?

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There are 2 translations of cola in English:

cola2

m

(Chile) [familiar, ofensivo/colloquial, offensive]

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Word of the day esporádicamente
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Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.