There are 2 translations of pingo in English:

pingo1

m

  • 1 (España/Spain) [familiar/colloquial], (harapo, andrajo) old rag poner a algn como un pingo [familiar/colloquial] to tear sb off a strip [familiar/colloquial], to give sb a dressing down [familiar/colloquial]
  • 3 (México/Mexico) [familiar/colloquial] (demonio) el pingo the devil, Old Nick [familiar, humorístico/colloquial, humorous]

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In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.

There are 2 translations of pingo in English:

pingo2

(-ga)

m,f

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Word of the day reubicar
vt
to relocate …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.