“ chongo ” is slang for “brothel.” and it’s also slang for “scandal” or “pandemonium” a common idiom in Peru is “se armó un chongo,” which is similar to say “all hell broke loose” 5.7K views. Tomi Bissio, knows Spanish.
masculine noun. 1. ( Mexico ) (= moño) bun. Southern Cone) (= cuchillo) blunt knife ⧫ worn-out knife.
In Mexico City a chongo is a bun, like this. A ponytail would be cola de caballo (or similar variants, like coleta). My mom is Guatemalan, she calls the hair ties “colitas” and the ponytails “cola”. “ Chongo ” means the bun, especially the messy one.
Chonga is a Spanish-derived term used especially in South Florida, often to indicate a working-class, sexually liberated, very sassy, and emotionally expressive young woman. Chongas are also a distinct subculture, believed to have developed in Miami in the late 20th century.
Chango is definitely a word for monkey. And yes, Changuito* would be the diminutive form of it.
Mañosa – A picky or spoiled female person. Changa /Changona – Prideful woman who likes things a certain way. In the same vein as mañosa, this is another term of affection when vacilando y bromeando (having fun and joking) with each other. Chango/ changa can also mean monkey, so I thought they were calling me a monkey!
1 (México) (moño) bun. 2 (S. Cone) (cuchillo) blunt knife; worn-out knife. 3 (Caribe) (caballo) old horse.
A “ chongo ” is a “touch and go”—usually a man (they don’t talk so much about chongas, though it’s possible to be one) who wants sex and nothing else. A lot of men (and perhaps women) want to move really fast in Buenos Aires and have sex quickly.
Tame ribbon rolls: What works for the paper works for the ribbons. Secure with hair ties to keep them from unraveling when not in use. Prop up garden plants: Snip a hair tie then use it to fasten garden plants to trellises or stakes gently. Since their elastic is covered, they’re gentle on stems.
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A ponytail holder (also called a hair tie, hair band, hair elastic, wrap around, gogo or bobble) is an item used to fasten hair, particularly long hair, away from areas such as the face.
Pata sucia. A term used to describe one who removes their shoes (especially at a nightclub) and goes barefoot.