grinch
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grinch(
grihnch
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (bad-tempered person)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el malhumorado
(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).
, la malhumorada
(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).
David is a grinch who's always complaining about how ridiculous Christmas is.David es un malhumorado que siempre se anda quejando de cuán ridícula es la Navidad.
Why is Patty mad? - Don't mind her. She's a grinch, that's all.¿Por qué Patty está de mal humor? - No le prestes atención. Es una malhumorada, eso es todo.
b. el gruñon
(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).
, la gruñona
(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).
Like a true grinch, Anne cancelled the office Christmas party for no reason.Como una verdadera gruñona, Anne canceló la fiesta de Navidad de la oficina sin ninguna razón.
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