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resbalón
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resbalón
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (act of sliding)
a. slip
Pensé que fue solamente un resbalón, pero me quebré el brazo.I thought that tt was just a slip, but I broke my arm.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(mistake)
a. slip
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
No debí mencionar cuánto ganan los demás empleados. Fue un resbalón.I shouldn't have mentioned how much other employees earn. It was a slip.
3. (fastener)
a. latch
El resbalón está atascado y no puedo abrir la puerta.The latch is stuck and I can't open the door.
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resbalón
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (también fig)
a. slip
dar o pegar un resomebodyalónto slip
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resbalón
1 (acción) slip; (Automóviles) skid
2 (equivocación) slip; error
dar o pegar un resbalón to slip up
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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