flea
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flea(
fli
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. la pulga
(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).
Relative to its size, the flea is capable of jumping higher than any other living thing.Relativo a su tamaño, la pulga puede saltar más que cualquier otro ser vivo.
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flea
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (insect)
a. la pulga
(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).
2. (colloquial)
a.
to send somebody away with a flea in his earechar a alguien una buena reprimenda or
flea collar(collar m) antiparasitario m
flea marketmercadillo callejero, rastro m
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flea [fliː]
noun
pulga (f)
to send sb away with a flea in his ear despachar a algn con cajas destempladas
modifier
flea collar (n) collar (m) antipulgas or antiparasitario
flea market (n) mercadillo (m); rastro (m); (Esp)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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flea market
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