abandonment
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abandonment(
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bahn
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dihn
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mihnt
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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. (general)
a. el abandono
(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).
Kevin fears abandonment so much that he does anything his girlfriend asks.Kevin teme el abandono tanto que hace todo lo que su novia le pida.
b. abandonar (verb)
The police charged the couple with the abandonment of their children when they left them to go on vacation.La policía acusó a la pareja de abandonar a sus hijos cuando los dejaron para irse de vacaciones.
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abandonment
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of idea, project)
a. el abandono
(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).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
abandonment [əˈbændənmənt]
noun
1 (state) abandono (m); (act) acto (m) de desamparar; el abandonar
2 (moral)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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