arrimado translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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arrimado

, a  
a       adj  
1    [imitación]   close
2      (Colombia, Méx, Venezuela)  
*  
(=aprovechado)  

viven arrimados con los suegros      they scrounge off their in-laws  
3      (Méx)  
*  
(=juntos)  

--¿son marido y mujer? --no, están arrimados nomás      "are they married?" -- "no, they're just living together"  
b       sm/f  
1      (Colombia, Méx, Venezuela)  
*   (=aprovechado)   scrounger *  
2      (Caribe)   (=intruso)   unwelcome guest
3      (Andes)   (=amante)   lover
4      (Cono Sur)  
*   (=mantenido)   kept man/woman pey  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to shack up
exp.
to live with sb
exp.
to live off sb
exp.
the plan was shelved
exp.
they were dancing very close
exp.
they were dancing cheek-to-cheek
exp.
they scrounge off their in-laws
exp.
"are they married?" -- "no, they're just living together"
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'arrimado' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
ir arrimado a la pared
"arrimado": examples and translations in context
Porque si no lo has hecho, tienes un percutor arrimado a una cámara vacía. 'Cause if you didn't, you got a hammer hanging over an empty chamber.
Pude terminar arrimado en un apartamento minúsculo... ...cambiando pañales llenos de caca... ...pero en lugar de eso, disfruto ser fabuloso todo el tiempo y a toda hora. I could be cooped up in some tiny apartment, changing some brat's poopy diapers, but instead, I'm out in the world being awesome 24/7,365.
Es magnífico que la Comisión haya arrimado el hombro para acelerar los pagos comerciales, pero la Comisión no está precisamente libre de culpa. It is grand that the Commission has put its shoulder behind the wheel of speeding up commercial payments but it is far from the case that the Commission is beyond reproach itself.
Los buques de pesca comunitarios liberarán rápidamente, vivos e ilesos, a los tiburones de la variedad zorro ojón (Alopias superciliosus) capturados en asociación con pesquerías gestionadas por la CICAA cuando se hayan arrimado para trasladarlos a bordo del buque. Community vessels fishing shall promptly release alive and unharmed bigeye thresher sharks (Alopias superciliosus) caught in association with fisheries managed by ICCAT, when brought along side for taking on board the vessel.
¿Alguien se te ha arrimado? Hey... Anybody come at you yet?
Andrew Wiles y Nick Katz habían estado pasando bastante tiempo arrimados en una mesa al final del salón, trabajando en algún que otro problema. Andrew Wiles and Nick Katz had been spending rather a lot of time huddled over a coffee table at the far end of the common room working on some problem or other.
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