caramba

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish caramba, a euphemism for carajo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

caramba

  1. exclaims surprise or dismay

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish caramba.

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

caramba!

  1. caramba!

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Euphemistic for carajo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈɾamba/, [kaˈɾãmba]

Interjection[edit]

¡caramba!

  1. good grief; great Scott (an expression of shock, surprise or anger)

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