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Spanish translation of “donkey”

donkey

noun /ˈdoŋki/
a domesticated animal with long ears related to the horse but smaller.
burro
a stupid person
burro, tonto, imbécil, idiota
Don’t be such a donkey!
donkey work noun hard, uninteresting work
trabajo pesado
We have a computer now, which saves us a lot of donkey work.
donkey’s years/ages noun plural a very long time
siglos, mucho tiempo
It’s donkey’s years since I was last there.
(Definition of donkey from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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