camarón

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See also: camaron

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From cámaro, from Latin cammarus. Compare Portuguese camarão.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kamaˈɾon/, [kamaˈɾõn]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -on

Noun[edit]

camarón m (plural camarones)

  1. shrimp (crustacean)
    Synonym: gamba
  2. (Central America) tip, gratuity
  3. (Central America) casual, low-paid work
  4. (Cuba, informal) sunburned person
  5. (Dominican Republic) skilful and clever person
  6. (Ecuador) inexperienced driver
  7. (Peru) parasite, person living at the expense of others
    Synonym: mantenido
  8. (Mexico) prick, cock
    Synonyms: reata, macana, pistola

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