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oso
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el oso, la osa(
oh
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soh
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This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (zoology)
a. bear
Hay osos pardos en aquellas montañas, pero no vimos ninguno.There are brown bears in those mountains, but we didn't see any.
Había una osa con sus oseznos en el zoo.There was a bear with her cubs at the zoo.
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oso
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. bear, she-bear
hacer el osoto act the fool
2. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
¡anda la osa!well I never!, upon my word!
oso de felpa o pelucheteddy bear
oso hormigueroant-eater
oso pandapanda
oso polarpolar bear
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oso
bear
hacer el oso to play the fool
ser un oso to be a prickly sort
oso blanco polar bear
oso colmenero (Latinoamérica) anteater
oso de las cavernas cave bear
oso de peluche teddy bear
oso gris grizzly; grizzly bear
oso hormiguero anteater
oso marsupial koala bear
oso panda panda
oso pardo brown bear
oso perezoso sloth
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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