fragor
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fragor(
frey
-
gawr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1.
A word or phrase that is no longer used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another era (e.g. thou).
(archaic)
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(general)
a. el fragor
(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 terrific fragor of the crashing waves was heard in the middle of the night.El terrible fragor de las olas rompiéndose se escuchó en medio de la noche.
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fragor
Listen to an audio pronunciation
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fragor(
frah
-
gohr
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (general)
a. clamor
Las trompetas sonaron sobre el fragor de la batalla para indicar la retirada.The trumpets played over the clamor of battle to order the retreat.
b. clamour (United Kingdom)
Los aldeanos huyeron cuando oyeron el fragor de la batalla.The peasants fled when they heard the clamour of battle.
c. roar
Nos sentamos en la playa a escuchar el fragor de las olas y el sonido de las gaviotas.We sat on the beach listening to the roar of the waves and the seagulls' squawk.
d. crash
El fragor de los truenos me despertó en medio de la noche.The crash of thunder woke me up in the middle of the night.
e. din
En el fragor de la batalla era imposible oír las órdenes del general.It was impossible to hear the general's orders in the din of battle.
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fragor
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de batalla)
a. clamor
2. (de trueno)
a. crash
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fragor
(gen) din; clamour; clamor; (EEUU) [de trueno] crash; clash; [de máquina] roar;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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