| Now the dictionary will tell you that juicioso means healthy. In Colombia, on the other hand, juicioso is used to being hardworking, good and responsible. As you can imagine, it is often used to tell children that they are good or to describe someone’s work ethic.
Bacano (nice, fresh, good) If something is cheesy or good, then it’s some bacano. We talked about it in the blog of 7 Dominican slang words, it is also very popular in Colombia and other Latin American countries.
Due to the influence of Colombian soap operas and soap operas currently in vogue in Mexico, the word sapo currently means police informer or informer (usually a criminal who betrays his gang and cooperates with the police) among young inhabitants of the city.
Is fantastic! This phrase is used throughout Colombia to denote something extraordinary. The word chimba alone can also mean something cheap or unnecessary.
Qué pena has the same meaning as the Spanish word lo siento, which means sorry, but it can also mean sorry. Chévère is a Colombian slang word that has a similar meaning to cool or great. Something or someone can be expensive.
feeling striped (relaxed) [animal] because it is in heat.
The name Mosa means: graceful. Additional Information: Mosa is a unisex name in South Africa among several ethnic groups, namely Tswana, Tsonga and North Sotho. In other ethnic groups in South Africa, Meuse is changed to Musa, which is why it is not used often.
Applied not to people, but to situations and tasks, Berraco means very difficult. For example, uy esto está muy berraco hermano is a way of saying Jesus, it’s really hard !. Another popular expression that means something similar is ¡Qué cosa tan berraca! (What a difficult / difficult case).
Paisa comes from the Spanish word Paisano, compatriot, and that’s just one of the many things to call your new Colombian friends with - but only after you’ve mastered their cuisine, but a little creative lingo! How do Colombians greet?
Buenos días (hello), buenas tardes (good afternoon) and buenas noches (good evening) are taught as hola in the basic Spanish course and are widely used and heard in Colombia. Quibo! it’s another way to say hello in Colombia.
Colombian-Spanish speakers almost always tend to use usted when speaking directly to a person. You use it so often it’s probably the only word you want to hear on your own. It is very rare to hear Colombians talking to each other with you, although this is not entirely unknown.
Word forms: Colombian
Hi, in Colombia we also call Bizcocho a good person. It has two connotations: one sexual or one friendly.
I soon learned that the use of vos (also called voseo) instead of tú (also called tuteo) is common in many Latin American countries, including parts of Colombia. In Colombia, voseo falls somewhere between tú and usted in formality and can often be used with friends or family.
Colombians (Colombians in Spanish) are citizens of Colombia. A Colombian can also be a person born overseas to a Colombian parent or guardian, as well as a person who has acquired Colombian nationality.
renew. stay calm (informal) (= stay calm) stay calm. to lose the cold (informal) sting of the crisis.
Because cool is always cool. The word cool has been cool for a long time. The term was originally associated with temperature, by the 16th century the term had developed to describe not only the atmosphere, but also an inner state of calm, almost frozen. Even a minibus looks cool so often.