donkey

donkey(
dang
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ki
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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. (animal)
a. el burro
(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)
You can ride a donkey up the mountain trail.Puedes montar en burro para subir el camino de la montaña.
b. el asno
(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)
My uncle had a donkey and two mules on his farm.Mi tío tenía un asno y dos mulas en su granja.
2. (obstinate person)
a. el burro
(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)
, la burra
(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)
Quit being such a donkey and do what I tell you.Deja de ser tan burro y haz lo que te digo.
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donkey
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (animal)
a. el burro
(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)
2. (person)
a. el burro(a)
(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)
la burro(a)
(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)
3. (colloquial)
a.
I haven't seen him for donkey's yearsno lo he visto desde hace siglos
donkey jacketchaqueta or
4. (colloquial)
a.
donkey worktrabajo pesado
donkey [ˈdɒŋkɪ]
noun
burro (m)
female donkey burra (f)
for donkey's years (Britain) durante un porrón de or muchísimos años
I haven't seen him for donkey's years (Britain) hace siglos que no lo veo
modifier
donkey derby (n) (Britain) carrera (f) de burros
Bouncy castles, a donkey derby and numerous other attractions should give the day family appeal
donkey jacket (n) (Britain) chaqueta (f) de lanilla de trabajo
donkey engine (n) pequeña máquina (f) de vapor; motor (m) auxiliar
donkey work (n) (Britain) trabajo (m) pesado
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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