capricho translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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capricho

  
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1    (=antojo)   whim, (passing) fancy, caprice liter     
tiene sus caprichos      he has his little whims  
es un capricho nada más      it's just a passing fancy  
por puro capricho      just to please o.s.  
entra y sale a su capricho      he comes and goes as he pleases  
hacer algo a capricho      to do sth any old how  
2    (=cualidad)   whimsicality, fancifulness
3    *, amante   plaything *  
4      (Mús)   caprice, capriccio,   (Arte)   caprice
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
es un capricho nada más exp.
it's just a passing fancy

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
just to please o.s.
exp.
indulge oneself
exp.
to do sth any old how
exp.
he comes and goes as he pleases
exp.
he has his little whims
exp.
to pay for one's little indulgences
exp.
I am not going to give in to her whims
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'capricho' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
capricho
exp.
un capricho pasajero
exp.
un capricho pasajero
exp.
es un capricho suyo
exp.
por algún capricho del destino/de la naturaleza
exp.
venga, ¡date ese gustazo {or} capricho!
exp.
según su capricho
exp.
tiene sus caprichos
exp.
los caprichos del amor
exp.
los caprichos del tiempo
"capricho": examples and translations in context
Somos impotentes contra este capricho loco. We are powerless against this crazy whim.
Para ti sólo soy un capricho. I'm nothing more than a whim for you.
No podían entender el capricho del oficial. They couldn't understand the caprice of this officer.
La única diferencia entre un capricho y una pasión duradera,... es que el capricho se mantiene más tiempo. The only difference between caprice and lifelong passion is that caprice lasts a little longer.
Todos estos años, yo era tu capricho pasajero. All these years, I was the passing fancy.
Y tengo el capricho de ver a alguien jugar. And I have a fancy I Would Like to see someone play.
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