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dolor
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dolor(
doh
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lohr
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (physical discomfort)
a. pain
Tengo un dolor fuerte en la pierna derecha.I have an intense pain in my right leg.
b. ache
Ya llevo más de una semana con un dolor sordo en el cuello.I've had this dull ache in my neck for over a week now.
2. (mental anguish)
a. sorrow
Sentimos un dolor profundo cuando se murió mi abuela.We felt great sorrow when my grandmother passed away.
b. grief
Ana no ha superado el dolor causado por la muerte de su perro.Ana hasn't gotten over the grief caused by her dog's death.
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dolor
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (físico)
a. pain
siento un dolor en el costadoI have a pain in my side
(tener) dolor de cabeza(to have a) headache
¡este niño no nos da más que dolores de cabeza!that child does nothing but make trouble for us!
dolor de espaldaback pain
dolor de estómagostomachache
dolores menstrualesperiod pains
dolor de muelastoothache
dolores del partolabor pains
2. (moral)
a. grief, sorrow
su fallecimiento nos llena de dolorhis death fills us with sorrow
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dolor
1 (físico) pain
estar con dolores (antes del parto) to feel one's labour pains beginning
dolor de cabeza headache
dolor de espalda backache
dolor de estómago stomach ache
dolor de muelas toothache
dolor de oídos earache
dolores de parto labour pains; labor pains; (EEUU)
dolor sordo dull ache
2 (pesar) grief; sorrow
con dolor de mi corazón with an ache in my heart; le causa mucho dolor it causes him great distress
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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