braid
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braid(
breyd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (hairstyle)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la trenza
(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).
I wore my hair in one long braid.Llevaba el pelo recogido en una sola trenza larga.
2. (trim)
a. el galón
(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).
I showed her a photo of my father in naval uniform, with braid and sword.Le mostré una foto de mi padre con su uniforme de marina, con galones y espada.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to plait)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. trenzar
I braided the horse's mane and polished his tack in preparation for the competition.Trencé los crines del caballo y lustré sus arreos para prepararlo para el concurso.
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braid
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of hair)
a. la trenza
(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).
2. (of thread)
a. el galón
(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 transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (hair, thread)
a. trenzar
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braid [breɪd]
noun
1 (on dress, uniform) galón (m)
(gold) braid galón (m) de oro
2 especially (US) [of hair] trenza (f)
transitive verb
especially (US) [+hair] trenzar; hacer trenzas en; [+material] galonear;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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