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a       sm  
1      (Orn)   turkey  
MODISMOS comer pavo      *   to be a wallflower   (at a dance)     
  (LAm)   to be disappointed  
MODISMOS estar en la edad del pavo      to be at an awkward age  
MODISMOS ir de pavo        (LAm)  
*   to travel free, get a free ride  
MODISMOS tener mucho pavo      to blush a lot  
MODISMOS tener un pavo encima        
esta niña tiene un pavo encima que no se aclara      it looks like she'll never grow out of being a giggling teenager  
MODISMOS subírsele el pavo a algn        
se le subió el pavo      he went bright red  
  pavo real   peacock
2      (Esp)  
*   (=tonto)   silly thing, idiot
3    **   (=moneda)   five peseta coin
4    *   (=primo)   sucker **  
5      (Chile)  
*   (=polizón)   stowaway
6      (Andes)   (=cometa)   large kite
7      (Andes)  
*   (=espadón)   big shot *     
evil-looking person
8      (Caribe)  
*   (=reprimenda)   telling-off *  
9    **   (=hombre)   bloke **        (Caribe)  
**   (=joven)   youngster, kid *  
10    **   (=síndrome de abstinencia)   cold turkey *  
b       adj  
*   silly  
¡no seas pavo!      don't be silly!  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
comer pavo exp.
to be a wallflower

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
Indian peafowl ; blue peafowl
[Zool.];[Ornitol.] Scientific name: Pavo cristatus
don't be silly!
the main dish will be stuffed turkey
to blush a lot
to travel free
[Latam] (MODISMOS)
get a free ride
[Latam] (MODISMOS)
would you believe it!
it's not to be sneezed at
he went bright red
it's no trifle
you can't laugh this one off
be at an awkward age; be at that that difficult age
they fatten up the turkeys on artificial feeds
'pavo' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
el pavo
comer pavo
pavo con su guarnición
el pavo real hizo la rueda
usamos el pavo que había sobrado
la edad del pavo
quitar las plumas del pavo
eso no es moco de pavo
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"pavo": examples and translations in context
Habrá más de pavo conseguir rellenos. There'll be more than turkey getting stuffed.
Entonces volveremos aquí y rellenaremos el pavo. Then we'll come back here and stuff the turkey.
Por un pavo en monedas, encontró un sitio bastante bueno para esconderlas. For a buck in quarters, he's found a pretty good place to hide them.
Igual que en editorial, un pavo por un libro. Same in publishing... it's a buck for a book.
Lo peor fue mirarla cortando aquel pavo. The worse part was watching her carve that turkey.
Siento apartarle de su sándwich de pavo. Sorry to take you away from your turkey sandwich.
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