Translation of perra in English:

perra

dog, n.

feminine noun

  • 1

    Zoology
    dog
    (cuando se quiere hacer referencia específica al sexo del animal) bitch
    saqué mi perra a pasear I took my dog out for a walk
  • 2Spain informal

    (moneda)
    coin
    no tenía ni una perra I didn't have a bean / a penny informal
    • emigró e hizo unas perras he emigrated and made a few quid
    • costar/valer cuatro perras to cost/to be worth next to nothing
  • 3

    • 3.1Spain informal (rabieta)

      tantrum
      cogió una perra terrible he had / threw a terrible tantrum

    • 3.2Spain informal (manía)

      obsession
      le ha dado la perra de comprarse un coche nuevo he's obsessed with the idea of buying a new car

  • 4

    • 4.1Colombia informal (borrachera)

      se pegó una perra espantosa he got completely plastered informal

    • 4.2also perra de agua calienteColombia

      hot-water bottle

  • 5Peru informal

    (olor de pies)
    ¡qué tal perra! phew! your feet smell! informal