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ojo

Translation of ojo in English:

sustantivo masculino

  • 2 (perspicacia) See examples: ¡vaya ojo que tiene!
    he's pretty clever o sharp o on the ball!
    una mujer con mucho ojo para los negocios
    a very clever o sharp businesswoman
    tener (un) ojo clínico
    (ver bien)
    to have a good eye
    (ser perspicaz)
    to be sharp o clever
  • 3 [familiar] (cuidado, atención) See examples: mucho ojo con lo que haces
    be careful what you do
    hay que andar or ir con mucho ojo
    you have to keep your eyes open
    you have to have your wits about you
    ¡ojo! que aquí te puedes confundir
    watch out o be careful, it's easy to make a mistake here
    ¡ojo! que viene un coche
    watch out! o be careful! there's a car coming
    ojo, mancha or pinta
Example sentences
  • Se hacen promesas y sus ojos brillan al firmar el contrato.
  • Allí estaban esos ojos azules que había visto en tantas películas.
  • El padre interpreta que este contratiempo se debe a un mal de ojo.

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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.