brill

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brill(
brihl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el rémol
(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 caught a brill when we went fishing.Capturamos un rémol cuando fuimos a pescar.
b. el rodaballo menor
(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).
You can find brill in the Mediterranean Sea.Puedes encontrar el rodaballo menor en el mar Mediterráneo.
2. (culinary)
a. el rémol
(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 had brill with rice and vegetables for dinner.Cenamos rémol con arroz y verduras.
b. el rodaballo menor
(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 special is brill with our signature sauce.El plato del día es rodaballo menor con nuestra salsa de firma.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(wonderful) (United Kingdom)
a. genial
I love this restaurant. The food is brill.Me encanta este restaurante. La comida es genial.
b. fenómeno
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
The music they play at this club is brill.La música que ponen en este club es fenómeno.
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brill
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a. genial
b. guay
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
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brill [brɪl]
noun
brill brills rodaballo (m) menor
brill [brɪl]
adjective
(Britain) (brilliant) genial (informal); fenómeno (informal)
interjection
¡fantástico! (informal)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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