curse word

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curse word(
kuhrs
 
wuhrd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la palabrota
(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 can't believe you said a curse word in church.No puedo creer que hayas dicho una palabrota en la iglesia.
b. la grosería
(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).
If you say a curse word, you get a time out.Si dices una grosería, te castigo.
c. la blasfemia
(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).
Some words that are acceptable here are curse words in other countries.Algunas palabras que son aceptables aquí son blasfemias en otros países.
d. la mala palabra
(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).
Do you speak German? - Only curse words.¿Hablas alemán? - Solamente malas palabras.
e. el taco
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Billy learned to say curse words from his friends at school.Billy aprendió a decir tacos de sus amigos en la escuela.
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