cough
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cough(
kaf
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (illness)
a. la tos
(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).
Your cough is really persistent; you should go to the doctor.Tienes una tos muy persistente; deberías ir al médico.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (illness)
a. toser
If you don't stop coughing, you will have to leave the classroom.Si no dejas de toser, tendrás que salir de la sala de clases.
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cough
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la tos
(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).
to have a coughtener tos
cough droppastilla para la tos
cough mixturejarabe para la tos
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a. toser
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cough [kɒf]
noun
tos (f)
to have a bad cough tener mucha tos
intransitive verb
1 toser
2 (confess) cantar (informal)
modifier
cough drop (n) pastilla (f) para la tos
cough sweet (n) caramelo (m) para la tos
cough syrup (n)
cough mixture See culture box in entry cough.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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