blimp

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Usage note
This word is often capitalized in the sense shown in 2).
blimp(
blihmp
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (aviation)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el dirigible
(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 blimp flew over downtown with a billboard for a local television station.Un dirigible sobrevoló el centro con una pancarta de una estación de televisión local.
b. el zepelín
(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 blimp flew over the stadium.Un zepelín sobrevoló el estadio.
2. (politics) (United Kingdom)
a. el reaccionario
(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 reaccionaria
(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).
Blimps made decisions based on misinformation in the most recent election.Los reaccionarios votaron basado en información errónea en las últimas elecciones.
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blimp [blɪmp]
noun
1 especially (US) (airship) zepelín (m); dirigible (m)
2 (Britain) (person) reaccionarioareaccionaria (m) (f);a reaccionaria militarista (m); patrioteroapatriotera (m) (f);a patriotera
a (Colonel) Blimp un carpetovetónico
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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