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Borrico

Léxico relacionado con la falta de inteligencia III

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 9/10/2002
Word: Borrico
(bo-RRI-co) Sustantivo masculino.
English: donkey, sawhorse
Etymology: Del latín burricus
Meaning: 1. Asno, animal solípedo.
2. Hombre muy necio.
3. Especie de trípode que sirve a los carpinteros para apoyar en él la madera.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con la falta de inteligencia III
Example:

“ El tal Antonio es un perfecto borrico...”

José Mª Vaz de Soto, El infierno y la brisa p. 27 Ed. Argos Vergara.

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