frondoso
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frondoso(
frohn
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doh
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soh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (abundant in growth)
a. lush
Antes de que talaran todos los árboles, esta área era un bosque frondoso y lleno de vida.Before they cut all the trees down, this area was a lush forest, full of life.
La vegetación de la zona es tan frondosa gracias a que hay mucha humedad.The vegetation in this area is extremely lush because of the high humidity.
b. luxuriant
Los exploradores quedaron asombrados por los valles frondosos que encontraron al otro lado del desierto.The explorers were amazed by the luxuriant valleys they found on the far side of the desert.
c. dense
El bosque era tan frondoso que no se veía el sol.The forest was so dense that you couldn't see the sun.
d. thick
Para llegar al río tuvimos que abrirnos camino a machetazos entre los matorrales frondosos.We had to hack through some thick bushes to get to the river.
2. (having many leaves)
a. leafy
El frondoso roble arroja una sombra enorme.The leafy oak tree casts a big shadow.
3. (related to hair)
a. abundant
La joven se quitó el gorro y dejó caer su frondosa cabellera.The young lady removed her bonnet and let her abundant hair hang free.
b. thick
Juana considera que una barba frondosa es el símbolo de la masculinidad por excelencia.Juana believes a thick beard to be the ultimate symbol of masculinity.
4. (long)
a. extensive
El sospechoso tenía un frondoso historial delictivo, con varios cargos por robo y una condena por delito grave.The suspect had an extensive criminal record, including several theft charges and one conviction for felony.
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frondoso
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (planta, árbol)
a. leafy
2. (bosque)
a. dense
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
frondoso
adjective
leafy; luxuriant
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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