feliz
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feliz(
feh
-
lees
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (joyful)
a. happy
Me encantan las historias con un final feliz.I love stories with a happy ending.
2. (fortuitous)
a. happy
Cuando vio que iban a cancelar el vuelo, tuvo la feliz idea de reservar en otra aerolínea.When he saw that they were going to cancel the flight, he had the happy idea to book on another airline.
3. (correct)
a. apt
La participación del estudiante en el debate no fue muy feliz.The student's participation in the debate wasn't very apt.
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feliz
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (dichoso, alegre)
a. happy
¡feliz Navidad!happy Christmas!
¡feliz Año Nuevo!Happy New Year!
2. (afortunado)
a. lucky
3. (oportuno)
a. timely
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feliz
adjective
1 [+persona, acontecimiento, idea] happy
se la ve muy feliz she looks very happy; el asunto tuvo un final feliz the affair had a happy ending; ¡Feliz Año Nuevo! Happy New Year!; hacer feliz a algn to make sb happy; "y fueron o vivieron felices y comieron perdices" "and they lived happily ever after"
2 (acertado) [+expresión] apt
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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