Translation of stinker in Spanish:


canalla, n.

Pronunciation /ˈstɪŋkər//ˈstɪŋkə/



  • 1

    canalla feminine
    the exam/interview was a (real) stinker el examen/la entrevista fue endiabladamente difícil
    • I wrote them a real stinker les escribí una carta durísima
    • He moved into television production and, after a couple of stinkers (Soldier of Fortune Inc, for instance), he hit paydirt with a detective show with a difference.
    • Sure, I thought Independence Day and Godzilla were both stinkers but I really enjoyed The Day After Tomorrow.
    • ‘Sometimes I've had a stinker, but it's not for the lack of trying, it's maybe just been trying something that hasn't come off,’ he adds.
    • ‘You can have as many nice little touches as you want, but if the song's a bit of a stinker it's not really much use,’ says the jovial bass player, hunched up on a chair in the Glasgow offices of Chemikal Underground.
    • Yet it earned only just under $52 million at the domestic box office, $15 million of which over its opening weekend, arguably because both critics and the word of mouth declared this Round Table adventure to be a stinker.
    • It may not have received as much coverage as the voluntary voting proposal, but one recommendation in yesterday's report of the Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters is an absolute stinker.
    • Of course, every industry will have its share of stinkers and gems.
    • From Hootie to Hanson, there are some '90s stinkers that will kill any dancefloor (and that's ‘kill’ meaning everyone will walk away with hands on their bellies and queasy feelings).
    • I don't care if he's had a bad game, a stinker or four stinkers in a row.
    • In direct opposition of these lovelies are stinkers like ‘Gandhi’ and ‘Radio Baghdad.’
    • The setting: the annual Raspberry awards, ‘Hollywood's least coveted trophies’ for cinematic stinkers, given out by 700 members of the nonprofit Golden Raspberry Award Foundation.
    • He's written enough that there are some stinkers in there, but that's what happens when you write a lot.
    • Delicious Vinyl must be trying real hard to make money in 2001, selling their catalogue to Rhino and rehashing stinkers like ‘Funky Cold Medina’ and ‘Bust a Move.’
    • It is a broadly accepted premise within the writing business that political books are stinkers because the general reading population would rather delve into diets and whodunits than the operation of their democracy.
    • Some of you bleeding heart cinephiles will say this is too much grief to dispense over a silly little movie, since even a really talented performer can occasionally squeeze out a stinker.
    • ‘With marketing costs spiralling every year, studios increasingly have both economic and psychological incentives to keep their stinkers in the closet,’ he explained.
    • This puzzle is a stinker.
    • The beauty of the NFL, besides the game itself and all the eye candy surrounding it, is that even if your team looks like a stinker, it can wind up smelling like roses.
    • Among the other stinkers that the lobbyists pushed in the name of national security was a waiver from certain FDA rules for drugs that could be marketed to combat bioterrorism.
    • I do beat up my brothers sometimes, but only because I like them, have their best interests at heart, and the stinkers deserve it.
    • There have been some stinkers in Sydney over the last few years, but let's not get into bagging them now.