genio y figura hasta la sepultura translation English | Spanish-English dictionary

genio y figura hasta la sepultura adv.
the leopard can't change its spots

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exp.
a leopard cannot change his spots
(REFRANES)
exp.
he's very bad-tempered and you have to know how to deal with him
exp.
so long
exp.
see you
exp.
to date
exp.
so far
exp.
to the core
[Fig.]
exp.
see you!
exp.
so long!
exp.
see you when I/you get back
exp.
to get to the house
exp.
to stuff o.s.
[Latam] Andes, Cam
exp.
to eat one's fill
exp.
to be packed out
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to slice {o} burst through the defence
[Sport] (MODISMOS)
exp.
lose the shirt off one's back
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to lose everything
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to put one's shirt on it
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be utterly fed up
exp.
to repeat ad nauseam
exp.
Shall we go down to the shore?
exp.
he is Irish through and through
exp.
I am soaked to the skin
exp.
we went on climbing till we reached the summit
exp.
I am totally {o} absolutely convinced
exp.
the queue went {o} reached back as far as the door
exp.
the road continues {o} goes on {o} carries on (all the way) to the coast
exp.
we followed the street down to the square
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'genio y figura hasta la sepultura' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
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genio y figura hasta la sepultura
(PROVERBS)
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genio y figura hasta la sepultura
(PROVERBS)
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genio  

      sm  
1    (=temperamento)   temper  
¡menudo genio tiene!      he's got such a temper!  
es una mujer de mucho genio      she's a quick-tempered woman  
tener mal genio      to be bad tempered  
genio vivo      quick temper, hot temper  
MODISMOS llevar el genio a algn      (=seguir la corriente)   to humour sb, humor sb   (EEUU)      (=no contradecir)   not to dare contradict sb   REFRANES genio y figura hasta la sepultura :   a leopard cannot change his spots  
2    (=carácter)   nature, disposition  
genio alegre      cheerful nature  
tener buen genio      to be good natured, be even tempered  
corto de genio      timid, spiritless  
de genio franco      of an open nature  
3    (=estado de ánimo)  
estar de buen genio      to be in a good mood  
estar de mal genio      to be in a bad temper, be in a bad mood  
4    (=talento)   genius  
¡eres un genio!      you're a genius!  
5    (=peculiaridad)   genius, peculiarities    pl     
esto va en contra del genio de la lengua      this goes against the genius of the language  
el genio andaluz      the Andalusian spirit, the spirit of Andalucía  
6    (=ser fantástico)   genie
7    (=divinidad)   spirit  
  genio del mal   evil spirit  
  genio tutelar   guardian spirit
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  

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