There are 2 translations of pavo in English:

pavo1

(-va)

adj

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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and the festival of el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of pavo in English:

pavo2

(-va)

m,f

  • 1 [Coc] [Zool] turkey comer pavo (Col) [familiar/colloquial] to be a wallflower [colloquial/familiar] de pavo (Chi, Per) [familiar/colloquial], entró de pavo al concierto he sneaked into the concert without paying viajaba de pavo en el bus he used to dodge his fare on the bus, he didn't use to pay his fare on the bus pelar la pava [familiar/colloquial], se iban al parque a pelar la pava they used to go to the park for a kiss and a cuddle [colloquial/familiar] se le sube/subió el pavo (Esp) [familiar/colloquial] he blushes/blushed, he goes/went red (BrE) si el profesor le pregunta se le sube el pavo he goes bright red o he blushes whenever the teacher asks him a question

    Compounds

    pavo real

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    Definition of turkey in:
  • 3
    (pavo)
    m 3.1 (Esp) [familiar/colloquial] (moneda) euro coin 3.2 (Esp) [Hist] [familiar/colloquial] (moneda) five peseta coin ¿me dejas 20 pavos? can you lend me 100 pesetas? 3.3 (Chi) (volantín) large kite

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Word of the day pantalones
mpl
pants (US), trousers (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and the festival of el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.