chiste

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From chistar, to joke, from chist, of imitative origin.

Noun[edit]

chiste m (plural chistes)

  1. joke (told joke)
  2. essence, importance, matter or purpose of something:
    El chiste es conseguir trabajo
    the matter (or purpose) is to get a job

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Verb[edit]

chiste

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

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Pronoun[edit]

chiste m pl, f pl

  1. these, these ones