Porteño Spanish is the dialect of caste-sha-no (castellano) spoken in Buenos Aires, Argentina and the surrounding areas. It is categorized by an Italian-like pronunciation and colorful Lunfardo slang.

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a bummer; a downer; a shame

It comes from the word "bajar", to lower. Literally, that would be make it "a downer". "Qué bajón" is "what a downer".

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