feminine noun
1. sheep, ewe
  • oveja descarriada -> lost sheep
  • oveja negra -> black sheep

oveja [o-vay’-hah]
1. Ewe, a female sheep. (f)
  • Cada oveja con su pareja -> like seeks like
  • Encomendar las ovejas al lobo -> to set the wolf to guard the sheep
  • Oveja negra -> black sheep
2. (Cono Sur) Whore. (f)

1 (animal) (sin distinción de sexo) sheep; (hembra) ewe
apartar las ovejas de los cabritos to separate the sheep from the goats
cargar con la oveja muerta to be left holding the baby
ser la oveja negra de la familia to be the black sheep of the family
cada oveja con su pareja birds of a feather flock together
2 (S. Cone) (prostituta) whore

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