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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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