antidote
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antidote(
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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. (medicine)
a. el antídoto
(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).
The doctor administered the antidote for benzodiazepine poisoning.El médico administró el antídoto para la intoxicación por benzodiazepina.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(remedy)
a. el remedio
(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).
It turns out a puppy in the house is a good antidote for boredom.Resulta que un cachorro en la casa es un buen remedio para el aburrimiento.
b. el antídoto
(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).
Taylor discovered that shopping isn't an antidote to a broken heart.Taylor descubrió que irse de compras no es un antídoto para un corazón roto.
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antidote
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (also fig)
a. el antídoto
(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
antidote [ˈæntɪdəʊt]
noun
(Med) antídoto (m);for, to contra; remedio (m);for, to contra, para
Massage is a wonderful antidote to stress
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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