To screw, to annoy, to drink, to fail
Importunar, molestar. Practicar el coito. Beber con frecuencia vino o licores. No acertar, fracasar, frustrarse, fallar.
Other meaning and expressions
te lo dijo para chingar nada más – he only said it to annoy you;
¡deja dechingar! – stop being such a pain in the ass!
¡no chingues! – you’re kidding!
si no lo haces te van a chingar – if you don’t do it, they’ll screw you
¡la chingué! – I really put my foot in it.
creyó que ganaría pero se chingó – he thought he’d win but he got a shock;
se chingó el motor – the engine’s had it (colloq);
estamos chingados – we’re in deep shit o up shit creek
si no te gusta, te chingas – if you don’t like it, tough
- The verb chingar has lots of uses in Mexico there is a book dedicated to this verb called “El Chingonario”, it is presented in dictionary form and if you are interested in this fantastic verb I strongly recommend it
- post dedicated to my Mexican friend Paco