What does No Bueno mean?

An Mexican-American slang expression meaning "not good".

Other definitions of No Bueno:

  • Spanish for "no good". However, this is not grammatically correct in Spanish, where you would say "no está bien".
  • A way for Americans to try to say "No Good" or "Bad" in Spanish, but their Spanish is no bueno.

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How to use the term
No Bueno:

  • Person 1: How's that engine looking?
    Person 2: No bueno. Looks like the head is cracked.

  • It's looking no muy bueno out there. Make sure you bring your parka.

  • You see that new reality show? No bueno...


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