brava
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brava(
brah
-
bah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (dispute)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. fight
Se montó una brava en la plaza porque dos amigos se peleaban por una chica.A fight broke out between two friends in the square who were fighting over a girl.
b. row
Nos metimos en una tienda para evitar una brava en la calle.We went into a restaurant to avoid a row in the street.
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brava
1 (México) (disputa) row; fight
a la brava like it or not
a la brava tendrás que ir you'll have to go whether you like it or not
2 (Caribe)
dar una brava a algn to lean on sb (familiar); intimidate sb
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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