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piña

  
a       sf  
1    [+de pino]   pine cone
2    (=fruta)   pineapple  
  piña de América, piña de las Indias   pineapple
3    [+de personas]   (=grupo)   group  
(=conjunto)  
cluster, knot  
(=corrillo)  
clique, closed circle  
MODISMOS como una piña        
estaban unidos como una piña      they were a very close-knit group  
4      (Caribe, Méx)   [+de rueda]   hub
5    *   (=golpe)   punch, bash *     
darse una piña      to have a crash  
darse piñas      to fight, exchange blows  
6      (Méx)   [+de revólver]   chamber
7      (Andes)  
*   ¡qué piña!      bad luck!  
estar piña      to be unlucky  
b       sm     (CAm)  
**   poof **  , faggot   (EEUU)   **  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
¡qué piña! exp.
bad luck!

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to be unlucky
exp.
to have a crash
exp.
they were a very close-knit group
exp.
exchange blows
exp.
to fight
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"piña": examples and translations in context
Desperté una mañana casado con una piña. I woke up one morning married to a pineapple.
Parece que podrías utilizar una piña congelada. You look like you could use a pineapple freezee.
Yo usaré una piña en mi pesebre, como niño Jesús. I'm going to use a pinecone in my nativity as the baby Jesus.
Solo porque pensé que era esa piña rancia que comí. Just 'cause I thought it was that rancid pinecone I ate.
Si tienen una piña a mano, es un buen momento para que la tomen y sientan especialmente su punta. Now, if you guys have a pine cone handy, now's a good time to put it in your hand and feel it, especially on the end.
Mi cita ha intentado matarme con una piña. My date tried to kill me with a pine cone.
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