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gallito  

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
nm.
tough guy
adj.
cocky
exp.
to get cocky
exp.
the cock-o'-the-walk
exp.
he's top dog
***
'gallito' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
gallito del lugar
(IDIOMS)
"gallito": examples and translations in context
- Recuerdo que era un poco gallito. - He was a bit cocky as I recall.
Ya no es tan gallito como antes. Not as cocky as he used to be.
Quisiera que me lo explicara en algún momento, gallito. I wish you'd explain it to me sometime, buster.
Como te decía, gallito, este planeta es pequeño para los dos. As I was saying, buster... this planet ain't big enough for the two of us.
Es un honor enfrentarse al gallito californiano. It's become a distinction to assail a California cockerel.
¿Kako, por qué hay un gallito aquí? Kako, what's with the cockerel?
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