blubber
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blubber(
bluh
-
buhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal anatomy)
a. la grasa de ballena
(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).
We harvested blubber to make soap and candles.Recogimos grasa de ballena para hacer jabón y velas.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(anatomy)
a. la grasa
(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).
You'll have to do more cardio and eat less if you really want to get rid of that blubber.Tendrás que hacer más ejercicio aeróbico y comer menos si realmente quieres deshacerte de esa grasa.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(act of crying)
a. el lloriqueo
(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).
We could hardly understand anything Donald said between his blubbers.Apenas pudimos entender nada de lo que dijo Donald entre sus lloriqueos.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to cry)
a. lloriquear
I start blubbering every time I watch a sad movie.Empiezo a lloriquear cada vez que veo una película triste.
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blubber
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fat)
a. la grasa
(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).
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (colloquial)
a. lloriquear (cry)
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blubber [ˈblʌbəʳ]
noun
[of whale, seal] grasa (f)
blubber [ˈblʌbəʳ]
noun
lloriqueo (m)
she just wanted to have a good blubber tenía ganas de llorar
intransitive verb
(weep) lloriquear
stop blubbering! ¡deja ya de lloriquear!
transitive verb
decir lloriqueando
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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