What does tonto mean in Spanish slang?

What does tonto mean in Spanish slang?

Noting that tonto in Spanish means “stupid” or “crazy,” some people have pointed out that kemosabe sounds a lot like the Spanish phrase quien no sabe, “he who doesn’t understand.” (In Spanish-language versions of The Lone Ranger, Tonto is called Toro, Spanish for bull.)

Is tonto rude?

It always depends on the context… but in general, do not say tonto to someone until you know him/her well. It is exactly the same as calling someone “fool”. Sometimes is offensive and sometimes it is not. ‘Tonta’ I think is a playful word because my ex-sister-in-law calls me ‘tonta’.

What does Tino in Spanish mean?

good judgment, sense; tact, sensitivity, insight.

What does kemosabe and Tonto mean?

“Kemosabe” has a couple of meanings. “Trusty Scout” and “He who knows much.” The name “Tonto” comes from the Apaches. it might mean “Stupid” in Spanish, But not in reference to the Apache.

Is tonto masculine or feminine?


number feminine masculine
plural tontos
singular tonta tonto

What’s the opposite of tonto?

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What is the opposite of serio tonto
opposite of timido exrovertido
opposite of tonto serio
opposite of perezoso trabajador
opposite of rubio moreno

What is the meaning of Tonto in Spanish?

tonto. English Translation. fool. More meanings for tonto. silly noun. ridículo, bobo, absurdo, majadero, mentecato, imbécil, memo. fool noun.

What is the noun form of companion in Spanish?

noun, plural com·pa·ñe·ros [kom-puhn-yair-ohz; Spanish kawm-pah-nye-raws]. /ˌkɒm pənˈyɛər oʊz; Spanish ˌkɔm pɑˈnyɛ rɔs/. (in the southwestern U.S.) a male companion or partner.

What is El programa de Bienvenida a Los Compañeros?

El Programa de Bienvenida a los Compañeros, iniciado en marzo de 1996, forma parte de una serie de iniciativas para ayudar a los nuevos miembros del personal designando a un colega para que ayude al recién llegado durante el período inicial en la Agencia.