What does puerquito in Spanish mean?

What is the meaning of the word puerquito in Spanish? The article explains the full meaning, pronunciation along with bilingual examples and instructions on how to use puerquito in Spanish.

The word puerquito in Spanish means puerquito, conejillo de indias. To learn more, please see the details below.

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Meaning of the word puerquito


noun (object of a joke) (MX, coloquial)

(nombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino, que lleva los artículos el o un en singular, y los o unos en plural. Exemplos: el televisor, un piso.)
John was the butt of all our jokes in school.
John era el objeto de nuestras burlas en la escuela.

conejillo de indias

noun (small South American mammal)

(locución nominal masculina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo masculino ("ojo de buey", "agua mala").)
Cosmetics may be tested for adverse reactions first on a guinea pig. Guinea pig is a delicacy in Peru.
Los cosméticos se prueban primero en conejillos de indias para ver si hay reacciones adversas.

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