grandfather
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grandfather(
grahnd
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fa
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thuhr
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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. (relative)
a. el abuelo
(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).
Mom told me that our grandfather was a big flirt.Mamá me contó que nuestro abuelo fue un gran coqueto.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (legal; often used with "in")
a. eximir
We don't need to make changes to our property to comply with the new regulations because it is grandfathered in.No necesitamos hacer cambios en nuestra propiedad para cumplir con las nuevas normas porque está eximida.
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grandfather
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el abuelo
(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).
grandfather clockreloj de pie
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grandfather [ˈɡrændˌfɑːðəʳ]
noun
abuelo (m)
modifier
grandfather clock (n) reloj (m) de pie; reloj (m) de caja
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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