Spanish Colombia

Slang USED Very frequently BY Young People

(n.) "Lucas", alternatively spelled as "Lukas", is a local and informal way of referring to currency, more specifically the Colombian peso. It almost always omits the "thousand" particle since the Colombian peso is very devaluated, the "X thousand pesos" is implicit when saying "X lucas". Also related to: "Palo", a slang referring to a million of Colombian pesos.

"Una pola cuesta 2 lucas."

''A beer costs 2000 lucas.''

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