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dandy

dandy(
dahn
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di
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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. (fashionable man)
a. el dandi
(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).
(M)
We saw a dandy leaving the concert hall in a top hat and tails.Vimos a un dandi salir de la sala de conciertos vestido con sombrero de copa y frac.
b. el dandy
(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).
(M)
Mr. Jimenez is a real dandy. He's always wearing the finest suits.El señor Jiménez es un verdadero dandy. Siempre lleva trajes muy finos.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(excellent)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. genial
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
These dandy, exciting news make me very happy.Estas noticias geniales y emocionantes me ponen muy feliz.
b. chachi
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
What a dandy idea! You deserve a promotion for that.¡Qué idea tan chachi! Te mereces un ascenso por eso.
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dandy
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (person)
a. el petimetre m, dandi
(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).
(M)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
2. (colloquial)
a. genial
everything's just (fine and) dandyestá todo perfecto
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dandy [ˈdændɪ]
noun
(man) dandi (m); petimetre (m)
adjective
especially (US) excelente; chachi (informal); (Esp) macanudo (informal); (LAm)
fine and dandy perfecto
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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