oleo
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oleo(
o
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le
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o
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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. (culinary)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la margarina
(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).
Barry's doctor told him to stop using butter, so now he puts oleo on his bread.El médico de Barry le dijo que dejara de usar mantequilla, así que ahora le echa margarina al pan.
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óleo
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óleo(
oh
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leh
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oh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (culinary)
a. oil
En esta jarra hay óleo. En esa hay vinagre balsámico.This jar has oil. That one has balsamic vinegar.
2. (art)
a. oil painting
El artista realizó este óleo durante su estadía en París.The artist did this oil painting during his time in Paris.
3. (religious)
a. holy oil
El sacerdote ungió al bebé con el óleo.The priest anointed the baby with holy oil.
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óleo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. oil (painting)
al óleoin oils
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óleo
1 (gen) oil
santo(s) óleo(s) (Religión) holy oil(s)
2 (Arte) oil painting
pintar al óleo to paint in oils
3 (Latinoamérica) (bautismo) baptism
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "óleo"
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pintura al óleo
oil painting
pintar al óleo
to paint in oils
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