There are 2 translations of loco in English:

loco1

(-ca)

adj

  • 1 1.1 [Medicina/Medicine] [Psicología/Psychology] mad, insane 1.2 (chiflado) crazy [familiar/colloquial], nuts [familiar/colloquial], mad (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] este tipo está medio loco [familiar/colloquial] this guy's not all there [familiar/colloquial], this guy's a bit cracked [familiar/colloquial] ¡pero ustedes están or (América Latina/Latin America) son locos! you must be crazy o/or mad o/or insane o/or out of your mind! [familiar/colloquial] no seas loco, te vas a matar don't be so stupid o/or foolish, you'll kill yourself eso no lo hago (pero) ni loco there's no way I'd do that, nothing in the world would make me do that o/or induce me to do that ¿disculparme yo? ¡ni (que estuviera) loco! what, me apologize? not in a million years o/or no way o/or never! llenó el formulario a lo loco she completed the form any which way (inglés norteamericano/American English) o/or (inglés británico/British English) any old how [familiar/colloquial] gasta dinero a lo loco he spends money like water o/or like there's no tomorrow estar loco de remate or de atar [familiar/colloquial] to be stark raving o/or stark staring mad, to be nutty as a fruitcake [familiar/colloquial], to be completely nuts [familiar/colloquial], to be mad as a hatter (inglés británico/British English) traer or tener loco a algn (España/Spain) to be driving sb mad o/or crazy o/or up the wall o/or round the bend [familiar/colloquial] volver loco a algn to drive sb mad o/or crazy [familiar/colloquial] vuelve locos a los hombres she drives men wild [familiar/colloquial] el chocolate me vuelve loca I adore chocolate, I'm a chocolate addict [familiar/colloquial] volverse loco to go mad este desorden es para volverse loco this mess is enough to drive you crazy [familiar/colloquial] 1.3 (contento, entusiasmado) están locos con el nieto they're besotted with o/or crazy about their grandchild está loca por él she's mad o/or crazy o/or wild about him [familiar/colloquial] está loco por verla/por que le presenten a Laura he's dying o/or (inglés británico/British English) mad keen to see her/to be introduced to Laura [familiar/colloquial] es loco por las aceitunas (Cono Sur/Southern Cone) he's crazy about o/or mad on olives [familiar/colloquial] 1.4 [familiar/colloquial] (preocupado) worried sick [familiar/colloquial] anda (como) loco con las pruebas he's worried sick about the tests
  • 2 2.1 (indicando gran cantidad) tengo unas ganas locas de verla I'm really looking forward to seeing her, I'm dying to see her [familiar/colloquial] tuvo una suerte loca she was incredibly lucky la obra tuvo un éxito loco the play was hugely successful tienen la guita loca (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) [argot/slang] they're rolling in it [familiar/colloquial], they're absolutely loaded [familiar/colloquial] 2.2loco de algo estaba loca de alegría or de contenta she was incredibly happy, she was over the moon (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] está loco de ira/celos he's wild with anger/jealousy estaba loco de dolor he was racked with pain está loca de amor por él she's madly in love with him 2.3 (Cono Sur/Southern Cone) [familiar/colloquial] (indicando poca cantidad) por cuatro clientes locos que puedan venir, no vamos a abrir it's not worth opening up just for a few odd customers

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There are 2 translations of loco in English:

loco2

(-ca)

m,f

  • 1 (enfermo mental) (masculino) madman; (femenino) madwoman se puso como un loco al oír la noticia he went crazy o/or mad when he heard the news maneja or (España/Spain) conduce como un loco he drives like a madman o/or lunatic corrimos como locos para alcanzar el autobús [familiar/colloquial] we ran like crazy o/or mad to catch the bus [familiar/colloquial] gritaba como una loca she was shouting like a madwoman, she was shouting her head off [familiar/colloquial] ¡qué desorganización, esto es de locos! what chaos! this is pure o/or sheer madness! el loco de Javier se ha venido a pie Javier walked here, madman that he is hoy en día hay mucho loco suelto [familiar/colloquial] there are a lot of loonies o/or nutcases o/or weirdos about these days [familiar/colloquial] cada loco con su tema [familiar/colloquial] to each his own, each to his own (inglés británico/British English) ahora le ha dado por el budismo — cada loco con su tema she's into Buddhism now — oh well, each to his own o/or [familiar/colloquial] whatever turns you on hacer el loco (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] to make a fool of oneself hacerse el loco to act dumb [familiar/colloquial] no te hagas el loco don't act dumb, don't pretend you haven't seen/heard la loca de la casa [literario/literary] the imagination

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Word of the day esporádicamente
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sporadically …
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.