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bobo

, a  
a       adj   (=tonto)   silly, stupid  
(=ingenuo)  
simple, naïve  
MODISMOS estar o andar bobo con algo      to be crazy about sth  
b       sm/f   (=tonto)   idiot, fool,   (Teat)   clown, funny man  
MODISMOS entre bobos anda el juego      iró   they're well matched, one's as bad as the other  
MODISMOS a los bobos se les aparece la madre de Dios      fortune favours fools  
c       sm/f  
1      (Caribe)  
*   (=reloj)   watch
2      (Cono Sur)   (=corazón)   heart, ticker *  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

pájaro bobo, bombo, bob, bombeo

estar {o} andar bobo con algo exp.
to be crazy about sth
(MODISMOS)

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
out of sheer stupidity
exp.
they're well matched
[Iron.] (MODISMOS)
exp.
one's as bad as the other
[Iron.] (MODISMOS)
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'bobo' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
¡bobo!
exp.
¡bobo!
exp.
¡bobo!
exp.
¡bobo!
exp.
¡venga bobo!
exp.
--no seas bobo --dijo riéndose
exp.
¡mira que he sido bobo!
exp.
¡qué tonto {or} bobo soy!
exp.
¡no seas tonto {or} bobo!
exp.
¡qué tonto {or} bobo soy!
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"bobo": examples and translations in context
Miserable, temerario y entremetido bobo. Thou wretched, rash, intruding fool.
Ahora mi esposa sabe la verdad, bobo estúpido. Now, you blundering fool, my wife knows everything.
- Estaba dándole una lección al bobo. I was just teachin' dummy here a little lesson.
Allí está él parado en ropa interior, suplicando como un bobo. There he stands in his underwear, pleading like a dummy.
Y un médico bobo me inyectó la cosa. That goofy doctor, he shoots me full of stuff.
Brian era demasiado bobo y amistoso para que alguien se enojara con él. Brian was too goofy and friendly to get anybody mad at him.
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