frown
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frown(
fraun
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (facial expression)
a. el ceño fruncido
(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).
"What's this mess?", she asked with a frown."¿Qué es esta porquería?", preguntó con el ceño fruncido.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to scowl)
a. fruncir el ceño
She frowned as if she were thinking really hard.Frunció el ceño como si estuviera pensando mucho.
b. fruncir el entrecejo
Higgins looked up, frowning at the interruption.Higgins levantó la vista, frunciendo el entrecejo porque lo habían interrumpido.
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frown
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
a disapproving frownel ceño fruncido en señal de desaprobación
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a. fruncir el ceño
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frown [fraʊn]
noun
ceño (m)
he said with a frown dijo frunciendo el ceño or entrecejo
intransitive verb
fruncir el ceño; fruncir el entrecejo
to frown at mirar con el ceño fruncido
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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