Translation of monkey in Spanish:
- 1mono, (-na) (masculine, feminine)brass monkey weather (British English) [slang]
mico, (-ca) (masculine, feminine)un frío que pela [colloquial]not to give a monkey'sthey don't/he doesn't give a monkey's (British English) [slang]les/le importa un rábano or un pepino or un pito [colloquial]to make a monkey (out) of somebodydejar a alguien en ridículo
- 2 (mischievous child)diablillo, (-lla) (masculine, feminine)Example sentences
- Well, we've definitely heard of mischievous monkeys but Charlie is just cheeky, I think we can safely say.
- → monkey around
- stop monkeying around and get on with your work
- 1 (tamper with)
déjate de tontear or payasear y ponte a trabajarto monkey around
andar tocando algo
andar tocando2 (cross) don't monkey with me!
¡no me tomes el pelo!
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