Translation of huincha in English:
nombre femenino/feminine noun
- 1.1 (Andes) (cinta) ribbon; (en una carrera) tape cruzó la meta cortando la huincha con el pecho he breasted the (finishing) tape está que corta las huinchas por algo (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] he/she is dying for sth [familiar/colloquial] está que corta las huinchas por ver a su novio she can't wait to o/or she's dying to see her boyfriend hacer algo por las puras huinchas (Chile) [familiar/colloquial], me di el viaje por las puras huinchas I had a wasted journey, I went all that way for nothing ser quedado en or de las huinchas (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] to be an idiot [familiar/colloquial] 1.2 (Bolivia) (Chile) (para el pelo) hair-band 1.3 (Bolivia) (Chile) (Perú/Peru) (para medir) tape measure
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