foca
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foca(
foh
-
kah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (zoology)
a. seal
Las focas podrán parecer torpes en tierra, pero son increíblemente ágiles en el mar.Seals might look clumsy on land, but they are incredibly agile in the ocean.
Seis tipos de focas viven en la Antártida.Six types of seals live in Antarctica.
2. (material)
a. sealskin
Mi abrigo está hecho de foca.My coat is made of sealskin.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(fat person)
a. fatty
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Sigue comiendo así y te pondrás como una foca.Keep eating like that and you'll become a fatty.
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foca
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. seal
2. (fam fig)
a.
está como una focashe's like a whale
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foca
1 (Zoología) seal; (piel) sealskin
foca capuchina hooded seal
foca de fraile monk seal
foca de trompa elephant seal; sea elephant
2 (persona gorda) fat lump (familiar)
3 (dormilón) lie-abed
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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