balm
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balm(
bam
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (ointment)
a. el bálsamo
(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).
Neil applied a balm to his feet and legs after running the marathon.Neil aplicó bálsamo a sus pies y piernas después de correr el maratón.
2. (solace)
a. el bálsamo
(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).
Her music is a balm for the soul.Su música es un bálsamo para el alma.
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balm
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el bálsamo
(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).
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balm [bɑːm]
noun
also bálsamo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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