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Cristo

masculine noun

  • armar un Cristo (Spain) [colloquial]
    to kick up or create a fuss [colloquial]
    con el Cristo en la boca
    with one's heart in one's mouth
    Cristo y la madre [colloquial]
    everyone and his brother (US) [colloquial]
    the world and his wife (British) [colloquial]
    donde Cristo dio las tres voces or perdió la gorra or la alpargata
    (en un lugar lejano) miles away
    (en un lugar remoto) in the middle of nowhere
    in the back of beyond
    out in the sticks [colloquial]
    in the Boonies (US) [colloquial]
    hasta verte Cristo mío [colloquial]
    down the hatch! [colloquial]
    hecho un Cristo (Spain) [colloquial], se puso/iba hecho un Cristo
    he got/he was absolutely filthy or in a real mess
    cuando acabaron con él estaba hecho un Cristo
    he was in a real mess by the time they'd finished with him
    ni Cristo, ni Cristo entiende or no hay Cristo que entienda su letra
    absolutely nobody can understand her handwriting
    poner a alguien como un Cristo (Spain) [colloquial]
    to call somebody every name under the sun
    todo Cristo (Spain) [colloquial]
    absolutely everyone
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