Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A pond or pool of standing water; a small lake.

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Examples

  • Por un lado, la revista Letras Libres tiene una edición española, pensada para que exista un diálogo entre los intelectuales de ambos lados del charco; por otra parte, las inversiones españolas en nuestro país y el resto de Latinoamérica son muy importantes.

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  • Parece años desde que estoy sentada aquí en este charco de sangre.

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  • Mientras el país presenta cada vez más índices económicos preocupantes, el Ec. Correa en lugar de alentar y buscar inversiones, cruzó el charco para gruńir, lo contrario de su homólogo Uribe, que a más de recibir propuestas de Bill Gates [tomado de El Federalista] fue a Europa por más inversiones.

    Ecuador: President Correa Criticized During European Visit

  • Take a hike up a mountain then jump into an ice cold charco... see above

    So, I´m alive…

  • She was conscious that a keen and hostile pair of eyes was searching the coverts surrounding the charco.

    Heart of the Sunset

  • Now face about and walk to the charco, both of you.

    Heart of the Sunset

  • But this is merely to explain why Bud Oakley and I gladly stretched ourselves on the bank of the near-by charco after the dipping, glad for the welcome inanition and pure contact with the earth after our muscle-racking labors.

    Law and Order

  • The _charco_, or water hole, was twelve yards away.

    Heart of the West [Annotated]

  • But when he staggered to his feet his first move was to find his soap and towel and start for the _charco_.

    Heart of the West [Annotated]

  • But this is merely to explain why Bud Oakley and I gladly stretched ourselves on the bank of the nearby _charco_ after the dipping, glad for the welcome inanition and pure contact with the earth after our muscle-racking labours.

    Sixes and Sevens

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