See also: chōchō and chồ chồ

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of Caribbean Spanish origin, ultimately from an indigenous South American word. Compare also Réunion French chouchou.

This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

NounEdit

chocho (plural chochos)

  1. (Caribbean) A chayote.

AnagramsEdit


Mecayapan NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chocho

  1. a kind of fruit (Astrocaryum mexicanum)

ReferencesEdit

  • Wolgemuth, Carl et al. (2002) Diccionario náhuatl de los municipios de Mecayapan y Tatahuicapan de Juárez, Veracruz[1] (in Spanish), second electronic edition, Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 40

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fluxus.[1][2] Doublet of frouxo and fluxo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃo.ʃu/, [ˈʃo.ʃu]

  • Hyphenation: cho‧cho

AdjectiveEdit

chocho m (feminine singular chocha, masculine plural chochos, feminine plural chochas, comparable)

  1. (figuratively) dispirited, unenergetic, lethargic

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ chocho” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2022.
  2. ^ chocho” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

PurepechaEdit

NounEdit

chocho

  1. Obsolete spelling of chóchu

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃot͡ʃo/, [ˈt͡ʃo.t͡ʃo]
  • Rhymes: -otʃo

Etymology 1Edit

Uncertain. Perhaps from etymology 3.

NounEdit

chocho m (plural chochos)

  1. lupin beans, lupin fruit
  2. cinnamon sweet

Etymology 2Edit

Uncertain. Perhaps from etymology 3. See also chocha.

NounEdit

chocho m (plural chochos)

  1. (vulgar, slang) cunt

Etymology 3Edit

Perhaps related to clueco (and Italian chioccio) or Basque txotxo.

AdjectiveEdit

chocho (feminine chocha, masculine plural chochos, feminine plural chochas)

  1. senile, doddery
  2. sentimental, soft
  3. (Central America, colloquial) Nicaraguan

NounEdit

chocho m (plural chochos)

  1. (colloquial) drug addict
  2. (Central America, colloquial) Nicaraguan
  3. (Mexico, colloquial) pill

ReferencesEdit


WayuuEdit

NounEdit

chocho

  1. top (spinning toy)