chiflado


chiflado
adj.
nutty, batty, crazy, bananas.
f. & m.
nut, crackpot, eccentric person, fruitcake.
past part.
past participle of spanish verb: chiflar.
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chiflado
participio pasado
1→ {{link=chiflar}}chiflar
adjetivo
1 familiar mad, crazy, barmy, nuts, bonkers
nombre masculino,nombre femenino
1 familiar nut, loony, headcase
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FRASEOLOGÍA
estar chiflado,-a con/por algo familiar to be crazy about something, be mad about something
estar chiflado,-a por alguien familiar (enamorado) to be madly in love with somebody
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(f. - chiflada)
adj.
nutty, crazy
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chiflado, -a *
1.
ADJ crazy *, barmy *

esa chica le tiene chiflado — he's crazy about that girl

estar chiflado con o por algo/algn — to be crazy about sth/sb

2.
SM / F nutter *, nutcase *
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I
-da adjetivo (fam) crazy (colloq), mad (BrE)

ese viejo está chiflado — that old guy's crazy, that old guy's a nutter (colloq)

estar chiflado por algo/alguien — to be crazy o nuts o (BrE) mad about something/somebody (colloq)

II
-da masculino, femenino (fam) nutcase (colloq), nutter (colloq)
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= crazy [crazier -comp., craziest -sup.], crank, loony [loonier -comp., looniest -sup], nuts, zany [zanier -comp., zaniest -sup.], bonkers, wacko, screwy [screwier -comp., screwiest -sup.], wacky [wackier -comp., wackiest -sup.], stark raving mad, raving mad, raving lunatic, lunatic, nutter, cuckoo, off + Posesivo + nut, potty [pottier -comp., pottiest -sup.], kook, nutty [nuttier -comp., nuttiest -sup.], mad, daffy [daffier -comp., daffiest -sup.], space cadet, off + Posesivo + knocker, off + Posesivo + rocker, moonstruck, barmy [barmier -comp., barmiest -sup.].
Ex. Lest it appear that Ms Marshall's committee and a few others of us, notoriously associated with that kind of work, are little more than crazy, fire-breathing radicals, let me add this gloss immediately.
Ex. The British Museum Reading Room is filled with cranks, hacks, poverty-stricken scholars who cherish their hobby.
Ex. Some loud loonies are not dangerous to the library while others may be; the librarian needs to be able to guess which is which.
Ex. I think some people would think my approach is nuts.
Ex. His zany humor, gawky production, and sexual exhibitionism have grown in this new film into a confident, ironic account of a world in which it pays to be rich and beautiful.
Ex. This client was bonkers, but believable.
Ex. Varieties of bad bosses include disagreeable taskmasters, overly ambitious artists, and outright 'wackos'.
Ex. This is the newspaper that ran a lengthy article about LaRouche's screwy assertion that the greenhouse effect doesn't exist and that the ozone layer is not disappearing.
Ex. 'Open Season' is a wild and wacky animated comedy set in the town of Timberline.
Ex. Since he wasn't stark raving mad as a result, but simply very relaxed, I decided I would try it when the opportunity arose.
Ex. It is said that if anybody remained there for a night, he would be found in the morning either dead, raving mad, or endowed with remarkable genius.
Ex. Since January of 2006 we have had to deal with the raving lunatics and suicidal madmen of the ruling party of Hamas.
Ex. This put the matter down to the work of a marginal fringe of hotheads & lunatics.
Ex. Even if we do come up with an alternative to nuclear power, in the future, there will be nutters protesting that as well.
Ex. Meanwhile, further proof that the entire party is cuckoo comes to us with the passage of another big tax cut for the rich.
Ex. A few years later Stewart went completely off his nut, staged a series of bombings, and wound up in prison after a bizarre kidnapping stunt.
Ex. The press may be free, but the system is potty.
Ex. He then ended his affair with Mia, Bram's housekeeper cum lottery winner and daughter of the kook who swears he was abuducted by aliens.
Ex. When squirrels are acting 'nutty,' it is often caused by a warble or botfly larva living beneath the animal's skin.
Ex. When J D Brown allowed the public of Islington to have open access to the books in the 1890s he was regarded by many of his colleagues as mad!.
Ex. This isn't as daffy as it seems to us as we hustle about on the verge of the third millennium.
Ex. There were space cadets, aimless women -- the melange was incredible.
Ex. Every firearm hast its pros and cons and anyone who tells you otherwise is off their knocker.
Ex. I find it fascinating how Bradley can be perfectly reasonable one moment, and off his rocker the next.
Ex. 'Moonstruck' has all the fun of movies about weddings: a reluctant groom, an overeager bride, and an emotionally distraught family.
Ex. He gets more and more hysterical every week and frankly gives the impression of being a bit barmy by grinning like a maniac and shouting his head off.
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* chiflado de la informática = computer geek.
* chiflado perdido = as daft as a brush, as thick as two (short) planks, stir-crazy, knucklehead.
* estar chiflado = be off + Posesivo + rocker.
* estar chiflado por = have + a crush on.
* volverse chiflado = go + potty, go off + Posesivo + rocker.
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I
-da adjetivo (fam) crazy (colloq), mad (BrE)

ese viejo está chiflado — that old guy's crazy, that old guy's a nutter (colloq)

estar chiflado por algo/alguien — to be crazy o nuts o (BrE) mad about something/somebody (colloq)

II
-da masculino, femenino (fam) nutcase (colloq), nutter (colloq)
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= crazy [crazier -comp., craziest -sup.], crank, loony [loonier -comp., looniest -sup], nuts, zany [zanier -comp., zaniest -sup.], bonkers, wacko, screwy [screwier -comp., screwiest -sup.], wacky [wackier -comp., wackiest -sup.], stark raving mad, raving mad, raving lunatic, lunatic, nutter, cuckoo, off + Posesivo + nut, potty [pottier -comp., pottiest -sup.], kook, nutty [nuttier -comp., nuttiest -sup.], mad, daffy [daffier -comp., daffiest -sup.], space cadet, off + Posesivo + knocker, off + Posesivo + rocker, moonstruck, barmy [barmier -comp., barmiest -sup.].

Ex: Lest it appear that Ms Marshall's committee and a few others of us, notoriously associated with that kind of work, are little more than crazy, fire-breathing radicals, let me add this gloss immediately.

Ex: The British Museum Reading Room is filled with cranks, hacks, poverty-stricken scholars who cherish their hobby.
Ex: Some loud loonies are not dangerous to the library while others may be; the librarian needs to be able to guess which is which.
Ex: I think some people would think my approach is nuts.
Ex: His zany humor, gawky production, and sexual exhibitionism have grown in this new film into a confident, ironic account of a world in which it pays to be rich and beautiful.
Ex: This client was bonkers, but believable.
Ex: Varieties of bad bosses include disagreeable taskmasters, overly ambitious artists, and outright 'wackos'.
Ex: This is the newspaper that ran a lengthy article about LaRouche's screwy assertion that the greenhouse effect doesn't exist and that the ozone layer is not disappearing.
Ex: 'Open Season' is a wild and wacky animated comedy set in the town of Timberline.
Ex: Since he wasn't stark raving mad as a result, but simply very relaxed, I decided I would try it when the opportunity arose.
Ex: It is said that if anybody remained there for a night, he would be found in the morning either dead, raving mad, or endowed with remarkable genius.
Ex: Since January of 2006 we have had to deal with the raving lunatics and suicidal madmen of the ruling party of Hamas.
Ex: This put the matter down to the work of a marginal fringe of hotheads & lunatics.
Ex: Even if we do come up with an alternative to nuclear power, in the future, there will be nutters protesting that as well.
Ex: Meanwhile, further proof that the entire party is cuckoo comes to us with the passage of another big tax cut for the rich.
Ex: A few years later Stewart went completely off his nut, staged a series of bombings, and wound up in prison after a bizarre kidnapping stunt.
Ex: The press may be free, but the system is potty.
Ex: He then ended his affair with Mia, Bram's housekeeper cum lottery winner and daughter of the kook who swears he was abuducted by aliens.
Ex: When squirrels are acting 'nutty,' it is often caused by a warble or botfly larva living beneath the animal's skin.
Ex: When J D Brown allowed the public of Islington to have open access to the books in the 1890s he was regarded by many of his colleagues as mad!.
Ex: This isn't as daffy as it seems to us as we hustle about on the verge of the third millennium.
Ex: There were space cadets, aimless women -- the melange was incredible.
Ex: Every firearm hast its pros and cons and anyone who tells you otherwise is off their knocker.
Ex: I find it fascinating how Bradley can be perfectly reasonable one moment, and off his rocker the next.
Ex: 'Moonstruck' has all the fun of movies about weddings: a reluctant groom, an overeager bride, and an emotionally distraught family.
Ex: He gets more and more hysterical every week and frankly gives the impression of being a bit barmy by grinning like a maniac and shouting his head off.
* chiflado de la informática = computer geek.
* chiflado perdido = as daft as a brush, as thick as two (short) planks, stir-crazy, knucklehead.
* estar chiflado = be off + Posesivo + rocker.
* estar chiflado por = have + a crush on.
* volverse chiflado = go + potty, go off + Posesivo + rocker.

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chiflado1 -da
adjective
(fam); crazy (colloq), mad (BrE)
ese viejo está chiflado that old guy's crazy o mad o nuts (colloq), that old guy's a nutter o off his rocker o round the bend (colloq)
estar chiflado POR algo/algn to be crazy o nuts o mad ABOUT sth/sb (colloq)
está chiflado por ti he's crazy o nuts o mad about you (colloq)
chiflado2 -da
masculine, feminine
(fam); nutcase (colloq), nutter (colloq)
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Del verbo chiflar: (conjugate chiflar)

chiflado es:

el participio

Multiple Entries:
chiflado    
chiflar
chiflado
-da adjetivo (fam) crazy (colloq), mad (BrE);

estar chiflado por algo/algn to be crazy o mad about sth/sb (colloq)
■ sustantivo masculino, femenino (fam) nutter (colloq)
chiflar (conjugate chiflar) verbo transitivoactor/cantanteto whistle at (as sign of disapproval), ≈ to boo
verbo intransitivo
1 (silbar) to whistle
2 (fam) (gustar mucho):
le chiflan los coches he's crazy about cars (colloq)

chiflarse verbo pronominal (fam) chifladose por algo/algn to be crazy about sth/sb (colloq)
chiflado,-a
I adjetivo familiar mad, crazy [por, about]
II sustantivo masculino y femenino (loco) nut, loony
chiflar verbo intransitivo
1 (con la boca) to whistle
(con un silbato) to blow
2 familiar (gustar mucho) me chifla esta música, I love this music
'chiflado' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
chiflada
- sonada
- sonado
- loco
English:
barmy
- batty
- bend
- loony
- mental
- moonstruck
- nut
- nutcase
- nuts
- nutty
- plumb
- potty
- wacky
- zany
- cracked
- crush
- dotty
- kooky
- screw
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chiflado, -a Fam
adj
crazy, mad;
está chiflado por la música étnica he's crazy o mad about ethnic music;
está chiflado por una compañera de clase he's really fallen for one of his classmates
nm,f
loony
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chiflado
adj fam
crazy fam
(por about), nuts fam
(por about)
II m, chiflada f nutcase fam , basketcase fam
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chiflado, -da adj, fam : nuts, crazy
chiflado, -da n, fam : crazy person, lunatic
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chiflado adj crazy [comp. crazier; superl. craziest] / mad [comp. madder; superl. maddest]

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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