dew
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dew(
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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. (weather)
a. el rocío
(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).
There was a lot of dew on the lawn this morning at sunrise.Había mucho rocío en el césped esta mañana al amanecer.
This plant gets most of its water from the dew that condenses on its petals.Esta planta obtiene la mayoría de su agua del rocío que se condensa en sus pétalos.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(to moisten with dew)
a. cubrir de rocío
The leaves were still dewed from the nighttime chill.Las hojas estaban todavía cubiertas de rocío por el frescor de la noche.
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dew
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el rocío
(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).
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dew [djuː]
noun
rocío (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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mountain dew
el alcohol
night dew
el sereno
morning dew
el rocío de la mañana
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