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(-ta)

adjetivo/adjective

  • 1 1.1[ser] [persona] (falto de inteligencia) stupid, dumb [familiar/colloquial]; (ingenuo) silly ¡pero qué tonto eres! ¿de verdad te lo has creído? you idiot! did you really believe it? mírala … y parecía tonta look at her, and we thought she was stupid! no seas tonta, aprovecha ahora que puedes don't be silly! make the most of it while you can y él fue tan tonto como para decirle que sí and he was stupid o dumb o foolish enough to say yes 1.2[estar] (travieso) difficult, silly; (disgustado) upset no me hagas caso, hoy estoy tonta don't take any notice of me, I'm in a funny mood today se pone muy tonto siempre que hay visita he gets really silly o/or difficult when there are visitors a lo tonto, a lo tonto, a lo tonto lleva ya ganados varios millones he's won several million just like that o/or without even trying lo dijo a lo tonto y resulta que acertó it was a wild guess o/or he said it without thinking and it turned out to be right hablas a lo tonto you're talking through your hat a tontas y a locas without thinking gasta el dinero a tontas y a locas she spends money like there's no tomorrow [familiar/colloquial] dejar tonto a algn (España/Spain) [familiar/colloquial] to leave sb speechless hacer tonto a algn (Chile) [familiar/colloquial] to make a fool of sb, fool sb ser más tonto que Abundio or que hecho de encargo or que una mata de habas (España/Spain) [familiar/colloquial] to be as dumb as they come [familiar/colloquial], to be daft as a brush (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] ser tonto del bote or del culo (España/Spain) [familiar/colloquial] to be a complete idiot

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