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20:15 Jun 18, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: idiot
You are an idiot
Rae Dinnessen
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Summary of answers provided
naTARADO / ESTÚPIDOAurora Humarán
naidiotaJoseph Royal
naIdiota
Xicla
naidiota/imbécilPilar T. Bayle


  

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9 mins
idiota/imbécil


Explanation:
Those are the two most common in Spain... Even imbécil quite more common

Pilar T. Bayle
Local time: 15:21
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 183
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1 hr
Idiota


Explanation:
Eres un idiota!

Xicla
Local time: 06:21
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1 hr
idiota


Explanation:
also tonto, bobo, estúpido, tarado, sonso, imbécil, etc.


    i was called many of these as a missionary in argentina
Joseph Royal
United States
Local time: 06:21
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 27
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3 days 16 hrs
TARADO / ESTÚPIDO


Explanation:
This depends on your target audience. Chile? Bolivia? Colombia?
In Argentina we say tarado, idiota o estúpido.

Aurora

Aurora Humarán
Argentina
Local time: 11:21
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 524
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