chip, French fry potato, plant grown for its starchy edible tubers (native to South America); pope, head of Roman Catholic church; soft job, easy and profitable task (Caribbean) swallow, take into the stomach via the throat (as of food or drink) daddy, dad, papa
Dictionary source: Spanish-English Food Dictionary
Spanish to English translation of papas (n.) = tatties. Ex: Amy, played by Sarah Webb, was always busy on stage, folding clothes, peeling tatties, always finding something to do. = pope. Ex: The choice of entry for chiefs of state is the same as that for works by popes or other high ecclesiastical officials. ---- * Papa, el = Pope, the. (n.) = spud ; potato [potatoes, -pl.]. Ex: The humble spud can get an antioxidant boost from an electric current or ultrasound waves. Ex: The notation 633.4 is used to specify particular types of root crop, eg 633.49 Tubers, which is itself extended to specify Potatoes at 633.491. ---- * no entender ni papa = be all Greek to ; not understand a jot ; not understand a (single) word. * no entender ni una papa de = can't make head(s) or tail(s) of. (n.) = daddy ; dad ; papa. Ex: The article is entitled 'Mommy! Daddy! Read to me!'. Ex: Tuan is his new father figure after his real dad sadly died after being poorly for a long time. Ex: I had intended to walk him to his classroom, but before I could follow him through the double doors, he said, 'I can take it from here, Papa'. ---- * papá estado = nanny state. * papá follable = DILF [Dad I'd Like to Fuck]. * Papá Noel = Father Christmas.