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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (capable of being broken)
a. frágil
Be careful; the stuff in that box is breakable.Ten cuidado; las cosas que están en esa caja son frágiles.
b. quebradizo
This glass of these windows is not as breakable as that of the old ones.El cristal de estas ventanas no es tan quebradizo como el de las anteriores.
c. rompible
Nelly can't have breakable glasses like that in her house; she's too clumsy.Nelly no puede tener vasos rompibles como esos en su casa; es demasiado torpe.
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
2. (breakable objects)
a. los objetos frágiles
(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 containers that have a picture of a glass contain breakables.Los recipientes que tienen un dibujo de un vaso contienen objetos frágiles.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
breakablesobjetos frágiles
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (general)
a. frágil, rompible
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breakable [ˈbreɪkəbl]
(brittle) quebradizo; (fragile) frágil;
breakables (n) objetos (m) frágiles
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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