fair-weather friend
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fair-weather friend
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. amigo del bueno viento
Carlos stopped calling me I got cancer. He was a fair-weather friend.Carlos dejó de llamarme cuando me enfermé del cáncer. Era amigo del bueno viento.
b. amigo en las buenas
What happened to Maria? - She was a fair-weather friend. I haven't seen her since I lost my job.¿Qué le pasó a María? - Era una amiga en las buenas. No la he visto desde que perdí el empleo.
c. amigo en la prosperidad
I am not just a fair-weather friend. I will always be your friend.No soy solo un amigo en la prosperidad. Siempre seré tu amigo.
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fair-weather friend
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el amigo(a) sólo para lo bueno
(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).
la amigo(a) sólo para lo bueno
(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).
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fair-weather friend [ˌfɛəweðəˈfrend]
noun
amigoaamiga (m) (f) en la prosperidad or del buen viento;a amiga
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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