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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 exp.
to drop like flies
(MODISMOS)

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Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
bedbugs the size of elephants
exp.
enormous bedbugs
exp.
so there!
exp.
to die like flies
(MODISMOS)
***
'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
"chinche": examples and translations in context
Ése era Eddie Grant el Chinche. That was Bed Bug Eddie Grant.
El Chinche sabe de ti, Charlie. The Bed Bug knows about you, Charlie.
Cimex lectularios, más conocida como chinche común. Hmm, Cimex lectularius, aka the common bedbug.
Incluso, a veces veo una chinche en la pared. Sometimes I see a bedbug on the wall, too.
A veces eres una verdadera chinche, ¿sabes? Sometimes you're a real stinkbug, you know that?
Tengo spaghetti de gusanos, Paté de chinche del arroz, Está rico... I got mealworm spaghetti, stinkbug paté, that's nice... cricket croquettes, braised and brochette...
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