There are 2 translations of listo in English:

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listo1

(-ta)

adjetivo/adjective

  • 1[ser] [persona] clever, bright, smart [familiar/colloquial] te crees listo ¿verdad? you think you're so smart o/or clever, don't you? [familiar/colloquial] te pasaste de listo you've gone too far estar or ir listo [familiar/colloquial], ahora sí que estamos or vamos listos we're (really) done for now [familiar/colloquial], we're in real trouble now [familiar/colloquial], we've really had it now (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] está lista si se cree que la voy a seguir manteniendo if she thinks I'm going to carry on supporting her then she's got another think coming [familiar/colloquial]

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There are 2 translations of listo in English:

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listo2

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nombre masculino, nombre femenino/masculine noun, feminine noun

(especialmente España/especially Spain)
  • 1.1 (inteligente) clever one, brainy one [familiar/colloquial] es el listo de la clase he's the brainy o clever one o the brains of the class [peyorativo/pejorative], he's the class know-it-all o/or know-all [familiar/colloquial] [peyorativo/pejorative] 1.2 (vivo, astuto) tricky customer [familiar/colloquial]

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