grimace
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grimace(
grih
-
mihs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (facial expression)
a. la mueca
(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).
Brad started the marathon with a smile and finished with a grimace of pain.Brad comenzó el maratón con una sonrisa y terminó con una mueca de dolor.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to make grimaces)
a. hacer muecas
Juanita grimaced when she saw the fly stuck in her birthday cake.Juanita hizo muecas cuando vio la mosca pegada en su pastel de cumpleaños.
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grimace
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la mueca
(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).
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (once)
a. hacer una mueca
3. (more than once)
a. hacer muecas
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grimace [ɡrɪˈmeɪs]
noun
mueca (f)
intransitive verb
hacer muecas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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