description
description(
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skrihp
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shihn
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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. (characterization)
a. la descripción
(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).
Police released a description of the suspect to the media.La policía emitió una descripción del sospechoso a los medios de comunicación.
2. (type)
a. 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).
They sell bicycles of every description at that shop.Venden bicicletas de todo tipo en esa tienda.
b. la clase
(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).
The Amazon contains animals and plants of all descriptions.La Amazonía contiene toda clase de animales y plantas.
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description
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la descripción
(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 give a description (of)dar or hacer una descripción (de)
to answer or fit the descriptionresponder a la descripción
beyond descriptionindescriptible
birds of all descriptionstodo tipo de aves
she's a journalist of some descriptiones periodista o algo así
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description [dɪsˈkrɪpʃən]
noun
1 [of person, scene, object] descripción (f)
do you know anyone of this description? ¿sabe de alguien que responda a esta descripción?; beyond description indescriptible
2 (sort)
he carried a gun of some description llevaba un arma de algún tipo; of every description de toda clase
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Phrases with "description"
Here are the most popular phrases with "description." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
physical description
descripción física
job description
la descripción del puesto
personal description
descripción personal
picture description
descripción de imagen
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