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cookie(
koo
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ki
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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. (culinary)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la galleta
(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 like oatmeal cookies for dessert.Me gustan las galletas de avena de postre.
2. (computing)
a. la cookie
(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).
Web pages leave cookies on your computer.Las páginas web dejan cookies en la computadora.
3. (person)
a. el chico
(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).
, la chica
(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).
(colloquial)
That girl doesn't let anything get her down. She's one tough cookie.Esa muchacha no deja que nada la deprima. Es una chica dura.
b. el tipo
(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).
, la tipa
(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).
(colloquial)
He's a smart cookie. He's always two steps ahead of the pack.Él es un tipo listo. Siempre está a dos pasos por delante de los demás.
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cookie
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (biscuit)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la galleta
(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. (fam fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
that's the way the cookie crumbles!¡qué se le va a hacer!
3. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
(person)
a smart cookieun(a) espabilado(a) un(a) listo(a),, un(a) avivado(a)
a tough cookieun(a) tío(a) duro(a) de pelar
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cookie [ˈkʊkɪ]
noun
1 especially (US) (biscuit) galleta (f)
that's the way the cookie crumbles así es la vida
to wait to see which way the cookie crumbles
2 (person) tipoatipa (informal) (m) (f);a tipa tíoatía (informal) (m) (f);a tía
she's a smart cookie es una chica lista; a tough cookie un tío duro (informal)
3 (Internet) cookie (f)
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (computing)
a. cookie
¿Me puedes enseñar a borrar las cookies en este navegador? - Claro.Can you show me how to clear my cookies on this search engine? - Of course.
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