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"Whipping" is a noun which is often translated as "la paliza", and "etc." is an abbreviation which is often translated as "etc.". Learn more about the difference between "whipping" and "etc." below.
whipping
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (punishment)
a. la paliza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Donald's mom gave him a whipping when she found out he had stolen money from the neighbor.La madre de Donald le dio una paliza cuando se enteró de que había robado dinero al vecino.
b. la azotaina
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Julio gave his son a whipping for talking back to his mother.Julio le dio una azotain a su hijo por replicarle a su madre.
2. (defeat)
a. la paliza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
The home team took a whipping in the match.El equipo local recibió una paliza en el partido.
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etc.
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
1. (et cetera)
a. etc.
We went to the market to buy fish, meat, fruit, etc.Fuimos al mercado a comprar pescado, carne, fruta, etc.
b. etcétera
The winner thanked his wife and children, his friends, his colleagues, etc.El ganador dio las gracias a su mujer e hijos, amigos, compañeros, etcétera.
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