Translation of Holy Joe in Spanish:

Holy Joe

cura, n.


slang, derogatory
  • 1

    (chaplain, vicar)
    cura masculine informal
    • When I was in the Air Force, we called our chaplain a "Holy Joe."
    • Now I am not painting John as a Holy Joe, it is just that the lad is sensible.
    • Now do you really think that a Holy Mary would violate God’s Word?
    • "He was a bit of a holy Joe, to be honest, but everyone liked him," said a contemporary at Trinity. "One of his best pals was the college chaplain."
  • 2

    (religious person)
    beato masculine informal
    beata feminine informal