- 2 (Andes) [vulgar] (testículo) huevas balls [vulgar], bollocks [vulgar] como las huevas (Chi) [vulgar] shitty [vulgar] estar hasta las huevas (Andes) [vulgar], me tiene hasta las huevas con lo de la puntualidad I'm up to here with him going on about timekeeping [colloquial/familiar], I'm pissed off with him going on about timekeeping [vulgar] ni hueva (Chi) [vulgar] damn all [colloquial/familiar]
- 3 (Méx) [familiar/colloquial], [flojera] laziness debería estudiar pero me da hueva I ought to study but I can't be bothered echar la hueva to bum around [slang/argot]
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...
The name of Spain's state-run post office is correos. Stamps can be bought in an estanco, although certified or express mail must be sent from a post office (estafeta or oficina de correos). Postboxes in Spain are silver with red and yellow hoops. There are also red boxes for urgent mail. In Latin America correo, in the singular, means both a post office and the mail system.