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The richness of our Spanish and the variety of our lexical dictionary is a fact . Just as every day someone is born, or someone dies, the same thing happens in the language. Because it's about a living and vital, dynamic and fluctuating system. A system that feeds on its own constant movement, and on which speakers are an indispensable part. In this regard, it is always nice to do a review by our preferred terms .
The speech of Córdoba is very particular and it is one of the most recognized in the country, because of that amount that “I don't know what” has, for the creativity behind each term and even by the history or popular myth that stands behind each saying. The way of speaking that we all Cordobese have invites us to believe in the speaker as craftsman of his own language and enables us to create without limits. In this note we tell you 10 key terms to establish a conversation with a Cordovan:
This term is formed with shrinkage of the words “time” and “you,” of meaning similar to “saw” or al “I told you.” However, in everyday conversations it is used to affirm or express agreement with our interlocutor.
Synonyms: From the sea front, from ferente oscar, vevoteia, vé, etc.
Say of an object and/or person who is unpleasant to the eye, or aesthetically ungraceful. It can also be used to describe some negative situation or establish that some object is of poor quality.
Synonyms: Ugly, choto, cachilero, da ocote, ta pa atra, back, etc.
Strike given by hand, closed or open, and which causes some kind of visible damage to the person who receives it. Example: “Moli mole put a sopapo in the bum”
Synonyms: pineapple, steak, slapped, horn, etc.
Tangle, confuse, make things harder. Although also is used to describe the action of kiss unfortunate.
Synonyms: twist, stun, veneer, tranzar, etc.
Tell yourself about the person who is without carrying out any activity. That is, it is without any concern or occupation. This expression can also be used to argue why there is no activity going to be carried out. Example: “To vice, I'm going to wash my clothes if tomorrow it's going to rain”
Synonyms: To the fart
Smoother or light version of the “culiau”. Although is used so often which could even be a way to call people.
Synonym: pibe, culia, mostro, indian, etc.
Person with an exaggerated self-assessment, enlarged or as the argentinian saying says that “He wants to crap higher than he gives his ass.”
Synonym: Cheto, enlarged, ghost, ghost, casper, etc.
This term has a national meaning, in which means on the one hand curtain, voile, tulle, or any small piece of fabric covering something. On the other hand, its provincial meaning functions as derogatory verbal expression to bring the attention of the conversation to someone who said or did something silly.
Synonyms: Look at it, spoon it, hear it, how hungry, etc.
Tell yourself about the person who is in a absorbing marital status. In Córdoba, the person with whom an affective sex is linked is called “guacha” or “guacho”.
Synonyms: chicken, married, governed, etc.
Tell lies, exaggerate when talking about something or telling unlikely stories. Say about the verb which carries out humiento, enhancing its image and exacerbating every situation.
Synonyms: lying, boludear, cachar, flayar, etc.
And you... did you already know any of them? these expressions ?
Publication Date: 18/03/2021
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