n (plural -eys)(American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar]
- 1.1 (love bite) chupón (masculine) [colloquial/familiar] (marca dejada por un beso)More example sentences1.2 (pimple) grano (m), espinilla (f) (Latin America/América Latina) , pepa (feminine) (Venezuela) [colloquial/familiar]
- I knew that in the morning I would have to use cover-up on the new hickeys that he had marked me with.
- Well you were way too busy making out with Andrew - I'm guessing that hickey is from him.
- The next morning, I came to life smelling of smoke, with a twisted ankle, a lot less money, and this really, really big hickey.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
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.