margarita
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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. (beverage)
a. la margarita
(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).
Are you going to join us for margaritas after work today?¿Nos acompañas a tomar unas margaritas después del trabajo hoy?
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margarita [ˌmɑːɡəˈriːtə]
noun
(drink) margarita (f)
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Margarita
Margarita
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (name)
a. Margaret
Mi abuelita se llama Margarita, pero todos le dicen Maggie.My grandmother's name is Margarita, but everyone calls her Maggie.
margarita
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
2. (botany)
a. daisy
Me encantan las margaritas blancas. Son mis flores favoritas.I love white daisies. They're my favorite flowers.
b. marguerite
¿Dónde conseguiste esas hermosas margaritas?Where did you get those lovely marguerites?
3. (beverage)
a. margarita
¿Quieres una margarita? - No, gracias. No tomo tequila.Would you like a margarita? - No, thanks. I don't drink tequila.
4. (printing)
a. daisy wheel
La margarita de la máquina de escribir se atora a cada rato.The typewriter's daisy wheel keeps getting stuck.
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margarita
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (flor)
a. daisy
2. (printing)
a. daisy wheel
3. (cóctel)
a. margarita
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margarita
1 (Botánica) daisy
deshojar la margarita (juego) to play "she loves me, she loves me not"; (dudar) to waver
criar margaritas to be pushing up the daisies (familiar)
ir a coger margaritas to (go and) spend a penny (familiar)
2 (perla) pearl
echar margaritas a los cerdos to cast pearls before swine
3 (Zoología) winkle
4 (Tipografía) daisywheel
5 (cóctel) margarita cocktail of tequila and lime or lemon juice; (cocktail of tequila and lime or lemon juice)
y los margaritas ayudan muchísimo con la digestión
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