gang
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gang(
geyng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (group of criminals)
a. la banda
(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).
A gang robbed the bank escaping with $100,000.Una banda robó el banco y escapó con $100,000.
b. la pandilla
(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).
There was a fight between two street gangs and three people were killed.Hubo una pelea entre dos pandillas callejeras y murieron tres personas.
2. (group of friends)
a. el grupo de amigos
(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).
My gang is preparing a big party for my birthday.Mi grupo de amigos me está preparando una gran fiesta de cumpleaños.
b. la pandilla
(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 have a picture of the gang and me in Philadelphia.Tengo una foto mía y de la pandilla en Filadelfia.
c. la panda
(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).
Mom, can I go with the gang to the playground?Mamá, ¿puedo ir al parque con la panda?
3. (group of workmen)
a. la cuadrilla
(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 received an email from the manager informing about the area each gang was assigned to.Recibí un correo electrónico del gerente con información sobre la zona a la que estaba asignada cada cuadrilla.
b. la brigada
(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).
Every Friday, all the gangs go for an after-work beer.Cada viernes, todas las brigadas se van a tomar una cerveza después del trabajo.
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gang
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of criminals)
a. la banda
(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).
2. (of children, friends)
a. la pandilla
(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).
3. (of workers)
a. la cuadrilla
(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).
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gang [ɡæŋ]
noun
[of thieves] banda (f); pandilla (f); [of friends, youths] grupo (m); pandilla (f); [of workmen] cuadrilla (f); brigada (f)
the Gang Of Four (Pol) (Hist) la Banda de los Cuatro; he's one of the gang now ya es uno de los nuestros
modifier
gang rape (n) violación (f) en grupo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "gang"
Here are the most popular phrases with "gang." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
gang member
el pandillero
gang violence
violencia de las pandillas
girl gang
la pandilla de chicas
gang sign
la seña de pandilla
Gucci gang
pandilla Gucci
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