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chinche

  
a       sm o sf  
1    bedbug  
MODISMOS caer o morir como chinches      to die like flies  
2    (=chincheta)   drawing pin, thumbtack   (EEUU)  
3    (=molestia)   nuisance
4      (Cono Sur)  
*   (=rabieta)   pique, irritation
b       smf   (=persona molesta)   nuisance     (Andes, CAm)   naughty child
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
caer como chinches v.
to die like flies
[Fam.] (MODISMOS)

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
v.
to die like flies
[Fam.]
exp.
to drop like flies
(MODISMOS)
exp.
bedbugs the size of elephants
exp.
enormous bedbugs
exp.
so there!
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'chinche' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
el chinche
n.
el chinche de agua
exp.
morir como chinches
(IDIOMS)
adj.
infestado de chinches
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"chinche": examples and translations in context
Es un híbrido entre chinche y cucaracha. It's like a hybrid between a bedbug and a cockroach.
Eres tan difícil de evitar como un chinche. You're about as hard to get rid of as a bedbug.
Es una chinche de palmera real. It's a royal palm bug.
Tu niña fue picada por una chinche besadora. Your girl was bit by a kissing bug.
Ése era Eddie Grant el Chinche. That was Bed Bug Eddie Grant.
Ya sabes, Eddie el Chinche. You know, Bed Bug Eddie.
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