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carrete

Translation of carrete in English:

sustantivo masculino

  • 3 (Chile) [familiar] (animación, ambiente) See examples: esta zona tiene mucho carrete
    this part of town has all the action
    irse de carrete
    to go clubbing
Example sentences
  • Normal es salir de carrete en las noches.
  • Por su parte, los carretes pueden aumentar la seguridad y vida útil de la manguera.
  • En fin, nada como un carrete en casa con amigos!

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.