gander
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gander(
gahn
-
duhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el ganso
(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).
Marie and Bob dressed up as a goose and a gander for the costume party.Marie y Bob se vistieron de gansa y ganso para la fiesta de disfraces.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(look)
a. el ojo
(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).
Lucy looked great on stage, but when I got a gander up close, I wasn't so impressed.Lucy se veía genial en el escenario, pero cuando le eché un ojo de cerca, no me impresionó.
b. el vistazo
(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).
Take a gander at my new painting. What do you think?Échale un vistazo a mi cuadro nuevo. ¿Qué te parece?
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gander
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (male goose)
a. el ganso
(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).
2. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a.
to take a gander (at)echar un ojo or un vistazo (a)
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gander [ˈɡændəʳ]
noun
1 (Zool) ganso (m) (macho)
2
to have or take a gander echar un vistazo;at a;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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