Gad
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Gad(
gahd
)
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (religious)
a. Gad
The tribe of Gad lived to the south of the territory of Manasseh.La tribu de Gad vivía al sur del territorio de Manasés.
gad
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to wander; used with "about" or "around")
a. callejear (in urban area)
The guys were gadding about the city until the wee hours of the morning.Los chicos estuvieron callejeando por la ciudad hasta la madrugada.
b. dar vueltas
Are you all headed somewhere? - No, we're just gadding around, really.¿Van a alguna parte? - No, estamos dando vueltas nomás.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
3.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
(used to express surprise)
a. cáspita
Gad! That's the biggest horse I ever saw!¡Cáspita! ¡Es el caballo más grande que vi jamás!
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gad
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (colloquial)
a. pendonear, zascandilear
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gad [ɡæd]
intransitive verb
to gad about callejear; salir de picos pardos
gad [ɡæd]
interjection
(also by gad) ¡cáspita!
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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