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Spanish Word of the Day: Zoquete

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Léxico relacionado con los insultos

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 5/30/2006
Word: Zoquete
(zo-QUE-te), adjetivo masculino.
Etymology: Quizá del celta *tsucca.
Meaning: 1. Altanero (altivo).
2. Coloquial: Persona fea y de mala traza, especialmente si es rechoncha.
3. Coloquial: Persona tarda en comprender.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con los insultos

... – ¡Yo no entiendo nada, lo siento, soy un zoquete! –dije yo, que cada vez entendía menos lo que Senén nos explicaba–. Pero todo eso que tú dices es muy difícil,...
Paredes, un campesino extremeño, Patricio Chamizo.