There are 3 translations of macho in English:

macho1

adj

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of macho in English:

macho2

(-cha)

adj

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 3 translations of macho in English:

macho3

m

  • 3 3.1 [familiar/colloquial] (hombre fuerte) tough guy [colloquial/familiar]; [peyorativo/pejorative], macho man [colloq & pej] ¡aguántese como los machos! take it like a man!

    Compounds

    macho ibérico

    • archetypal Spanish macho man
    3.2 (como apelativo) (Esp) [familiar/colloquial] jo, macho, ¡qué calor hace! boy o wow o gee o man, it's hot! [colloquial/familiar] oye, macho, ¡deja algo para mí! hey you, leave some for me! [colloquial/familiar]

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.