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Spanish Word of the Day: Albur

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Vocabulario mejicano

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 6/18/2015
Word: Albur
(al-BUR), sustantivo masculino.
English: Pun
Etymology: Del árabe hisp. albúri
Meaning: Juego de palabras de doble sentido, generalmente con connotación sexual.
Topic:Vocabulario mejicano

El mexicano busca en el albur someter al otro de manera simbólica mediante este juego de palabras muchas veces cómicas pero a todas vistas cargadas de un machismo exacerbado.