gong
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gong(
gang
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (musical instrument)
a. el gong
(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 monk struck the gong in the Buddhist temple.El monje hizo sonar el gong en el templo budista.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(medal) (United Kingdom)
a. la medalla
(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).
The veteran stood at attention for the military parade, proudly displaying his gongs on his lapel.El veterano se puso firme para el desfile militar y exhibió con orgullo sus medallas en la solapa.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (religious)
a. resonar con un gong
The call to matins gonged throughout the convent drawing the nuns to congregate in the chapel.La llamada a los maitines resonó con un gong por todo el convento, emplazando a las monjas a congregarse en la capilla.
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gong
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el gong
(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).
2. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a. la medalla
(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).
(medal)
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gong [ɡɒŋ]
noun
1 gong (m)
2 (Britain) (medal) medalla (f); condecoración (f); (in civil service) cinta (f); cintajo (informal) (m)
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gong
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gong(
gohng
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (musical instrument)
a. gong
El maestro zen hace sonar el gong al principio de cada periodo de meditación.The Zen master strikes the gong at the beginning of each meditation period.
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gong
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. gong
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gonggongs (plural)
gongo
gong
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