beak

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beak(
bik
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (bill)
a. el pico
(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 length and shape of a bird's beak gives an indication of its diet.La longitud y la forma del pico de un ave da una indicación de su dieta.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(nose)
a. la napia
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Lester had an embarrassing fall and broke his beak.Lester tuvo una caída penosa y se rompió la napia.
b. las napias
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Belinda could use some plastic surgery to fix that beak of hers.A Belinda le vendría bien un poco de cirugía plástica para arreglar sus napias.
c. el naso
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
My beak is running.Me gotea el naso.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(magistrate) (United Kingdom)
a. el juez
(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).
, la juez
(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 beak ordered Fred to pay damages.El juez le ordenó a Fred a pagar los daños.
b. la jueza
(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).
What did you say when you went before the beak?¿Qué dijiste cuando te presentaste ante la jueza?
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beak
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of bird)
a. el pico
(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).
2. (colloquial)
a. la napias
(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).
(nose)
3. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a. el juez
(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).
(magistrate)
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beak [biːk]
noun
1 [of bird] pico (m); (nose) napia (informal) (f)
2 (Náut) rostro (m)
beak of land promontorio (m)
3 (Britain) (judge) magistradoamagistrada (m) (f);a magistrada
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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