curiosity

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curiosity(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (inquisitive interest)
a. la curiosidad
(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).
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This class is not a requirement for my degree. I am simply taking it to satisfy my curiosity.Este curso no es un necesario para mi licenciatura. Solo lo sigo para satisfacer mi curiosidad.
2. (strange thing)
a. la curiosidad
(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).
(F)
He hired people with anatomical curiosities to work as "freaks" in his circus.Contrató a gente con curiosidades anatómicas para que hicieran de "monstruos" en su circo.
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curiosity
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la curiosidad
(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).
(F)
2. (prov)
a.
curiosity killed the catmejor no te metas donde no te llaman
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curiosity [ˌkjʊərɪˈɒsɪtɪ]
noun
1 (inquisitiveness) curiosidad (f);about por, acerca de
out of curiosity por curiosidad
curiosity killed the cat la curiosidad mata al hombre
2 (rare thing) curiosidad (f)
modifier
curiosity shop (n) tienda (f) de curiosidades
curiosity value (n)
its only attraction is its curiosity value su único interés es el valor que tiene como rareza
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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