tontería

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tonto (stupid) +‎ -ería.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tonteˈɾia/, [t̪õn̪.t̪eˈɾi.a]

Noun[edit]

tontería f (plural tonterías)

  1. something that is dumb
    Synonyms: bobada, tontera, estupidez, (Spain) gilipollez, (Argentina, Uruguay) pelotudez, (Chile) wea, (Mexico) tarugada, (El Salvador) virgada
  2. something of little consequence
  3. nonsense

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