There are 2 main translations of chiva in Spanish

: chiva1chiva2

chiva1

smart, adj.

adjective

  • 1

    • 1.1Central America slang (listo)

      smart informal
      on the ball informal

    • 1.2Venezuela informal (con mucha suerte)

      lucky
      jammy British informal

  • 2Central America slang

    watch out! informal
    ¡chiva con ese maje! you'd better watch your step with that guy informal

There are 2 main translations of chiva in Spanish

: chiva1chiva2

chiva2

goatee, n.

feminine noun

  • 1Latin America

    (barba)
    goatee
  • 2Colombia

    (bus)
    rural bus
    country bus
  • 3Colombia

    Journalism
    (primicia)
    scoop
    exclusive
  • 4Chile informal

    (mentira)
    cock-and-bull story informal
    me salió con la chiva de que había estado enfermo he gave me some cock-and-bull story about how he'd been ill informal
    • son puras chivas it's all a bunch / pack of lies
  • 5Venezuela informal

    (suerte)
    luck
    • de chiva
    • nos salvamos de chiva
    • ser una chiva para algo
    • mi hermana es una chiva para la lotería
  • 6chivas feminine plural

    • 6.1Mexico informal (cachivaches)

      junk informal

    • 6.2Venezuela informal (ropa usada)

      secondhand clothes