ford
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ford(
fawrd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (river crossing)
a. el vado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The settlers finally reached the ford, but the river was too deep to walk through.Los colonos llegaron finalmente al vado, pero el río era demasiado profundo como para cruzarlo a pie.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to cross a river)
a. vadear
We need to hurry if we are going to ford the river before it freezes.Tenemos que apurarnos si queremos vadear el río antes de que se congele.
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ford
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el vado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. vadear
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ford [fɔːd]
noun
vado (m)
transitive verb
vadear
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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