How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
noun & adjective
Latin America [persona] Que alaba de forma exagerada y generalmente interesada a alguien para conseguir un favor o ganar su voluntad.
¡pedazo de chupamedias! todo el día detrás del jefe, alaba que te alaba, para que lo ascienda
Southern Cone Ecuador Bolivia Persona que acusa o delata a alguien o informa de manera secreta acerca de algo.
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