cola = tail feminine noun

cola

feminine noun
feminine noun

English Translation of COLA

1
rabo : tail
cola de caballoponytail
2
fila : line (of people)
hacer colato wait in line
3
: cola, drink
4
: train (of a dress)
5
: tails (plural) (of a tuxedo)
7
familiar : buttocks (plural), rear end

Examples of COLA

la decisión del árbitro va a traer cola this is not the last we will hear of the referee's decision
hay una cola enorme en la taquilla del cine there's a huge queue at the box office
se formó una cola de dos kilómetros debido al accidente a two-kilometre tailback formed because of the accident
¡a la cola! get in line!
hacer cola line up
ponerse a la cola to join or get into the line
el ciclista estaba en or a la cola del pelotón the cyclist was at the back of or at the tail end of the pack
los equipos en la cola de la tabla the teams at the foot or bottom of the table
estamos a la cola de las sociedades civilizadas we are at the bottom of the league of civilized societies
el equipo está en el tercer puesto por la cola the team is sitting third place from (the) bottom
pedir cola to ask for a lift or ride
pintura a la cola distemper
esas cortinas no pegan ni con cola those curtains just don't go with the rest
el final de la película no pega ni con cola the ending of the film is totally unconvincing
el verde y el azul no pegan ni con cola green and blue just don't go together

Related to COLA

Sometimes Confused With: cola (colar)
English Word: cola

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