chale

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chale

  1. Passionate; active; be; feel; inflamed.

References[edit]

  • chale, In Websters Online dictionary.

Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

chale (using Unified Alphabet)

  1. The husband of someone's sororal niece

Spanish[edit]

Interjection[edit]

chale

  1. (US, slang) "No" intensified. Similar to "hell no" or "yeah right".
    • 2006. DA Bronx Bombers. Pick me, Memoirs of the Little League.[1]
      Chale (Coach loved to use Mexican-American slang – Chale meant “Hell No!”), I want you to be a big target for Rudy so just try your best ok!”

Usage notes[edit]

A word that is sometimes yelled when something goes wrong. It's not an offensive word, and it's considered to be very informal.

References[edit]

  • chale, In Websters Online dictionary.

Verb[edit]

chale

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of chalar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of chalar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of chalar.