freezing cold
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freezing cold(
fri
-
zihng
 
kold
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sub-zero temperatures)
a. el frío polar
(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).
Please don't go out in the freezing cold. Stay here tonight.Por favor no salgas al frío polar. Quédate aquí esta noche.
b. las temperaturas bajo cero
(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 know you've lived near the beach your whole life, so have you ever experienced freezing cold?Sé que has vivido cerca de la playa toda tu vida, entonces ¿has sentido alguna vez las temperaturas bajo cero?
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(extremely cold)
a. el frío del carajo
(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 phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
It is freezing cold out. Are you sure you want to go to the park?Hace un frío del carajo afuera. ¿Estás seguro que quieres ir al parque?
b. el frío que pela
(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 word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
Don't forget your coat. It's freezing cold today.No te olvides de tu abrigo. Hoy hace un frío que pela
c. el frío de cojones
(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 phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
I can't believe this weather! Yesterday it was freezing cold and today I should wear a bikini.¡No puedo creer este clima! Ayer hacía un frío de cojones y hoy debería ponerme bikini.
d. el frío que te cagas
(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 phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
It's freezing cold out. Winter has definitely arrived.Afuera hace un frío que te cagas. Definitivamente ha llegado el invierno.
e. el frío de aquellos
(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 word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
It seems like it's going to snow. It's freezing cold and cloudy.Parece que va a nevar. Hace un frío de aquellos y está nublado.
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