tontería = foolishness feminine noun


feminine noun
feminine noun

English Translation of TONTERÍA

: stupid remark or action
decir tonterías : to talk nonsense

Examples of TONTERÍA

eso son tonterías that's nonsense or garbage
eso es una tontería that's nonsense or garbage
decir tonterías to talk nonsense or garbage
¡qué tontería acabas de decir! that was a silly thing to say!
lo que has dicho no es ninguna tontería what you've just said isn't such a bad idea
¡déjate de tonterías! don't be silly!
dejémonos de tonterías let's be serious
ha sido una tontería el negarte a verle it was silly of you to refuse to see him
hacer una tontería to do a silly thing or something silly
no hace nada más que tonterías he's always doing silly things or being silly
deja de hacer tonterías stop being silly
cualquier tontería le afecta he gets upset over any silly little thing or the slightest thing
lo vendió por una tontería he sold it for next to nothing
Juanito tiene mucha tontería a la hora de comer Juanito is so picky about his food

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