Grilla (verbalized greejah) – a word used in medellin to explain women who enjoyed to drink and function. Like a ‘rumbera’ but with significantly less clase.


Grilla (verbalized greejah) – a word used in medellin to explain women who enjoyed to drink and function. Like a ‘rumbera’ but with significantly less clase.

Girls utilize it as a damaging but guys are clearly often enticed because strategy. Itagui has become named grillas haven, but I couldn’t maybe comment.

We can’t contemplate further off the roof of simple brain, but boys exactly who dont will spend some money could be referred to as possessing chicken-arms (ie, these people dont contact their own pouches) and gesture with this is scrubbing your own elbow.

Furthermore, Colombians sometimes aim making use of lip area. Its a skill i’ven’t perfected.

Ah, another one i prefer.

la caliente-huevos / los angeles calentadora (the egg hotter or merely the warmer) – this is exactly an expression utilized to summarize alluring or flirty ladies that show fascination but don’t desire gender.

Another vulgar the first is ‘quatero’, which is used by some as ‘wingman’. Use your mind why. This should be used in combination with careful attention because it’s instead an indelicate expression.

Arepa is both a delicious food and may also be used as a jargon for female pieces. ‘Te gusta arepa paisa?’

Excellent plenty Simon, these are generally great enhancements.

Catalina Suarez says

Parce, buen trabajo! Perfecto!

ColOmbia not just ColUmbia says

Con bastante gusto mean “my enjoyment” or “it got our pleasures” !

Hullo! I’m new to your site and had to think about the Colombia area since my personal novio try Colombian. This individual coached myself some of these words after I was CLUELESS about what his or her checking out partners are stating!

I learned a number of brand new words really post–I’d never ever known “a la orden” or “chimba.” Gracias por una clase tan bacana!

Con muchisimo gusto with a great deal of enjoyment – which they relished assisting you to

mucho gusto a great deal pleasures – which they took pleasure in fulfilling an individual

The witty exactly what goes on to Canadians, exclusively west Canadians, with Colombian Spanish. While for several Us americans, Brit and total Europeans look for clear Colombian Spanish, Canadians often state the audience is rumbling terms and that they prefere Costa Rica?s or Nicaragua?s Spanish. As a question of fact personally as Colombian it is almost impractical to inform the diference between individuals of tis three places.

I will be British offer married to a Colombian that’s from Medellin-I ended up being indeed there just recently and is kept bieng stated “tranquila” or tranques meaning Don’t fear,

Indeed we seen that a lot nicely, imagine we are now worked up also by Colombian criteria.

It is a fantastic post, highlighting among the better methods to learn slang! Linguist Kato Lomb asserted that the main thing that holds folks right back are worry – like a denominator dividing their experience, so I got that feeling from your point on body gesture. Esteem try almost everything!

Beatriz Herrera says

Big post, Colombia and Peru(wherein I am from) are very comparable region and then we has essentially the the exact same slang, but, several of they, offers different meaning (don?t question me the reason why). As an example in Peru chimba implies cabeza. Therefore we declare bacan versus bacano. We utilize countless -azo like bacanazo (cool), o buenazo (very good)and most people incorporate most the term “pues”, si pues, no pues, claro pues… etc…

As a fellow local Colombian i simply wanted to mention that although drive, the definition Gordita (fatty woman, name of endearment) is in fact excellent, as Colombians like females with feminine curves, plus the phase Flaca (skinny female, endearment phrase) is normally not true good. In Calli, most of us also always utilize oye, mire, vea as a way of creating dialogue and having your very own consideration on a subject matter or on something. Berraca may also be used to explain a badass (fantastic) hard working lady whom becomes just what she need (brutal) ie. Ella parece UNA berraca. but if you get the text an adj. model Ella SE ENCUENTRA berraca, this means she’s mad.

Cheers much towards additional provisions, I’ll demand all of them when I’m in Colombia.

David Ouellette says

I’ve held it’s place in Colombia over the past week and am loving re-learning the jargon! Great post!

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