gaping
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gaping(
gey
-
pihng
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (wide open)
a. muy abierto
The bird dropped a worm into the gaping mouth of her chick.El ave dejó caer un gusano en el pico abierto de su cría.
b. grande
There is a gaping hole in the window.Hay un agujero grande en la ventana.
c. enorme
That man left a gaping hole in my heart.Ese hombre me dejó un agujero enorme en el corazón.
2. (staring)
a. boquiabierto
The accident happened in front of hundreds of gaping bystanders.El accidente ocurrió ante cientos de transeúntes boquiabiertos.
b. embobado
The athlete dunked the basketball in front of a gaping audience.El atleta hizo un mate ante un público embobado.
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gaping
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (hole, chasm)
a. enorme
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
gaping [ˈɡeɪpɪŋ]
adjective
1 [+wound, mouth] abierto; [+hole] muy abierto; grande
2 [+person] boquiabierto; embobado
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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