flu
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flu(
flu
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (illness)
a. la gripe
(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).
I caught the flu and had to stay in bed all day.Agarré la gripe y tuve que quedarme en cama el día entero.
b. la gripa
(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).
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
Regionalism used in Ecuador
(Ecuador)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Flu symptoms incude fever, cough, and a sore throat.Los síntomas de la gripa incluyen fiebre, tos y dolor de garganta.
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flu
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la gripe
(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).
b. la gripa
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a dose of the fluuna gripe or
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flu [fluː]
noun
gripe (f); gripa (f); (Col) (Méx)
I've got flu tengo gripe; to get or catch flu agarrar la gripe; agriparse; (LAm)
modifier
flu jab (n) vacuna (f) contra la gripe
flu vaccine (n) vacuna (f) antigripal
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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