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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (formerly) (United Kingdom)
a. el cuarto de penique
(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).
2. (colloquial)
he doesn't have a (brass) farthingno tiene (ni) un céntimo
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farthing [ˈfɑːðɪŋ]
cuarto (m) de penique
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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