There are 2 translations of pavo in English:

pavo1

(-va)

adj

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Word of the day pegado
adj
su casa está pegada a la mía = her house is right next to mine …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.

There are 2 translations of pavo in English:

pavo2

(-va)

m,f

  • 1 [Cocina/Cookery] [Zoología/Zoology] turkey comer pavo (Colombia) [familiar/colloquial] to be a wallflower [familiar/colloquial] de pavo (Chile, Perú/Chile, Peru) [familiar/colloquial], entró de pavo al concierto he sneaked into the concert without paying viajaba de pavo en el bus he used to dodge his fare on the bus, he didn't use to pay his fare on the bus pelar la pava [familiar/colloquial], se iban al parque a pelar la pava they used to go to the park for a kiss and a cuddle [familiar/colloquial] se le sube/subió el pavo (España/Spain) [familiar/colloquial] he blushes/blushed, he goes/went red (inglés británico/British English) si el profesor le pregunta se le sube el pavo he goes bright red o/or he blushes whenever the teacher asks him a question

    Compounds

    pavo real

  • 3
    (pavo)
    masculino 3.1 (España/Spain) [familiar/colloquial] (moneda) euro coin 3.2 (España/Spain) [Historia/History] [familiar/colloquial] (moneda) five peseta coin ¿me dejas 20 pavos? can you lend me 100 pesetas? 3.3 (Chile) (volantín) large kite

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Word of the day pegado
adj
su casa está pegada a la mía = her house is right next to mine …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.