first lady
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Usage note
This word is often capitalized in the sense shown in 1).
first lady(
fuhrst
 
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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. (politics)
a. la primera dama
(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).
The first lady read a poem for the guests at the state banquet.La primera dama leyó un poema para los invitados en el banquete estatal.
2. (leading woman in her field)
a. la primera dama
(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).
Amelia Earhart is known as the first lady of aviation.Amelia Earhart es conocida como la primera dama de la aviación.
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