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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (tool)
a. la barrena
(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).
his gimlet eyessu mirada penetrante
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gimlet [ˈɡɪmlɪt]
(for wood) barrena (f) de mano
he had gimlet eyes tenía una mirada muy penetrante
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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