gallito translation | Spanish-English dictionary



a       adj  
*   (=bravucón)   cocky *  , cocksure  
ponerse gallito      to get cocky *     
b       sm  
1    (=ave)   cockerel
2    (=persona)   tough guy *     
es el gallito del grupo      he's top dog *     
el gallito del mundo      the cock-o'-the-walk  
3      (Colombia, Méx, Dep)   shuttlecock
4      (Andes)   (=flecha)   small arrow, dart
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

gallo, garlito, gatillo, gallote

Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
tough guy
to get cocky
the cock-o'-the-walk
he's top dog
'gallito' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
gallito del lugar
"gallito": examples and translations in context
- Recuerdo que era un poco gallito. - He was a bit cocky as I recall.
Bueno, supongo que de joven era un gallito y me pavoneaba por ahí. I guess in the old days, I was cocky, kind of a struttin' bird.
Quisiera que me lo explicara en algún momento, gallito. I wish you'd explain it to me sometime, buster.
Mira, gallito, un poco de comprensión. Now, look, buster, let's have an understanding.
Es un honor enfrentarse al gallito californiano. It's become a distinction to assail a California cockerel.
Tenía actitud de gallito, debido a su madre. He/she had cockerel attitude, due to their mother.
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