goldfish
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Usage note
The plural of "goldfish" can be "goldfish", to refer to goldfish in general, or "goldfishes", to refer to various species of goldfish.
goldfish(
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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. (animal)
a. el pez de colores
(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).
I had a pet goldfish that lived for twenty years.Tuve un pez de colores como mascota que murió a los veinte años.
The goldfishes I like best are the shubunkin and the comet.Los peces de colores que más me gustan son los shubunkin y los cometa.
b. el pez dorado
(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).
The Latin name of the goldfish is "Carassius auratus."El nombre latino del pez dorado es "Carassius auratus".
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goldfish
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el pez de colores
(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).
goldfish bowlpecera f
it's like living in a goldfish bowles como estar expuesto(a) en un escaparate
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goldfish [ˈɡəʊldfɪʃ]
noun
goldfish goldfishes pez (m) de colores
modifier
goldfish bowl (n) pecera (f)
to live in a goldfish bowl vivir como en una vitrina
I just want to get back to living my life without feeling I'm in a goldfish bowl And pressure will come from living in a goldfish bowl. It's difficult enough for someone brought up in the limelight, but it must be a shock for an outsider when you can't go anywhere without intense scrutiny "I'm beginning to realise that Diego Jr will be living in a goldfish bowl," she says sadly. "Everyone wants the first pictures of him playing football, later they will want to make deals for sponsorship and other things"
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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