anklet
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anklet(
eyng
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kliht
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (jewelry)
a. la pulsera de tobillo
(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).
I like the way my anklet looks, but it itches.Me gusta como se ve mi pulsera de tobillo, pero me pica.
b. la tobillera
(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).
Cheryl is wearing a gold anklet.Cheryl lleva una tobillera de oro.
c. la ajorca
(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 dancers wore beautiful anklets with lots of bells.Las bailarinas llevaban bellas ajorcas llenas de cascabeles.
2. (clothing)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el calcetín corto
(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).
Tamara doesn't like the feel of socks on her calves, so she wears anklets.A Tamara no le gusta la sensación de las medias en las pantorrillas, por lo que usa calcetines cortos.
b. el soquete
(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).
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
It's too cold to wear anklets today.Hace demasiado frío como para llevar soquetes hoy.
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anklet
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (ankle bracelet)
a. la pulsera para el tobillo
(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).
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anklet [ˈæŋklɪt]
noun
brazalete (m) para el tobillo; ajorca (f) para el pie; (US) calcetín (m) corto;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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