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rebozo
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rebozo(
rreh
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boh
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soh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (wrapper)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. shawl
La mujer llevaba al bebé cargado en su rebozo.The woman carried her baby in a sling formed from her shawl.
b. wrap
La señora se cubría del frío con un colorido rebozo.The lady wore a colorful wrap to keep herself warm.
2. (light scarf)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. mantilla
Las señoras de la iglesia llevaban rebozos blancos en la cabeza.The church ladies wore white mantillas on their heads.
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rebozo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. wrap, shawl
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
sin rebozofrankly
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rebozo
1 (mantilla) muffler; wrap; (Latinoamérica) (chal) shawl
2 (ocultación) dissimulation
de rebozo secretly; sin rebozo openly; frankly
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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