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"Winning" is an adjective which is often translated as "ganador", and "leg" is a noun which is often translated as "la pierna". Learn more about the difference between "winning" and "leg" below.
winning(
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nihng
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (victorious)
a. ganador
It takes discipline to become a winning team.Se requiere de disciplina para llegar a ser un equipo ganador.
b. vencedor
The winning movie at the film festival was a story about a boxer's life.La película vencedora en el festival de cine fue una historia sobre la vida de un boxeador.
2. (bringing victory)
a. de la victoria
Number 17 scored the winning goal.El número 17 anotó el gol de la victoria.
b. decisivo
He made an amazing, winning shot in the final seconds of the game.Hizo un increíble remate decisivo en los últimos segundos del partido.
3. (appealing)
a. encantador
He's got a winning smile, but it'll take more than that to win the debate.Tiene una sonrisa encantadora pero se necesitará más que eso para ganar el debate.
b. irresistible
Tricia will go far in life with her combination of intelligence and winning personality.Tricia logrará mucho en la vida con su combinación de inteligencia y personalidad irrestistible.
winnings
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
4. (amount won)
a. las ganancias
(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).
Her lottery winnings come to $10,000 a month for 25 years.Sus ganancias de lotería ascienden a $10,000 al mes por 25 años.
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leg(
lehg
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. la pierna
(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).
(of a human)
My legs hurt after all that exercise.Me duelen las piernas después de tanto ejercicio.
b. la pata
(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).
(of an animal)
The dog broke its leg.El perro se rompió la pata.
2. (culinary)
a. la pierna
(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).
(of lamb, mutton, pork)
I bought a leg of lamb for tomorrow.Compré una pierna de cordero para mañana.
b. la pata
(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).
(of poultry)
Do you prefer the white meat or the leg?¿Prefieres la carne blanca o la pata?
c. el muslo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of poultry)
My father always requests the turkey leg on Thanksgiving.Mi padre siempre pide el muslo del pavo el Día de Acción de Gracias.
3. (of furniture)
a. la pata
(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).
The leg of the table is a bit loose.La pata de la mesa está algo floja.
4. (clothing)
a. la pierna
(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).
It's in fashion now to wear pants with narrow legs.Está de moda ahora llevar pantalones de pierna angosta.
b. la pernera
(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).
The waist of these pants is fine, but the legs are too short.El cinturón de estos pantalones me queda bien, pero las perneras son muy cortas.
5. (stage)
a. la vuelta
(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).
(of competition, championship)
They go into the second leg with a significant lead.Entran a la vuelta con una ventaja importante.
b. la etapa
(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).
(of race, journey)
The final leg of the journey is a short flight from Oahu to Maui.La última etapa del viaje es un vuelo corto de Oahu a Maui.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
6.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to walk)
a. ir caminando
It was such a nice day, I decided to leg it to the office.El día estaba tan bonito que decidí irme caminando a la oficina.
b. ir a pata
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
We've missed the last train. We'll have to leg it.Perdimos el último tren. Tendremos que ir a pata.
7.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to run)
a. poner pies en polvorosa
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
They legged it when they saw the police coming.Pusieron pies en polvorosa cuando vieron llegar la policía.
b. ir disparado
When he saw the bear, he legged it all the way back to camp.Cuando vio el oso, fue disparado hasta llegar al campamento.
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