grizzly
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grizzly(
grihz
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li
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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 oso grizzly
(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).
In the summer, you can see grizzlies fishing for salmon here.Aquí en el verano, se ven osos grizzly que pescan salmones.
b. el oso pardo
(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).
There was a story in the paper about grizzlies mating with polar bears and having hybrid offspring.Había un artículo en el periódico sobre el apareamiento de osos pardos con osos polares que resulta en crías híbridas.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (gray)
a. canoso
Hank had blue eyes, dark hair, and a grizzly beard.Hank tenía los ojos azules, el pelo oscuro y una barba canosa.
b. gris
If you don't like having grizzly hair, have you considered dyeing it?Si no te gusta tener el pelo gris, ¿has considerado teñírtelo?
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Although Charles is only 33, he already has grizzly hair.Aunque Charles tiene solo 33 años, ya tiene canas.
Martha's husband was a lot older than she was, and he had grizzly hair and a paunch.El marido de Martha era much mayor que ella, y tenía canas y una barriga.
3. (whining)
a. llorón
Sitting beside me on the plane was a tired-looking mother with her grizzly baby daughter.Sentada a mi lado en el avión había una madre de aspecto cansado con su bebé llorona.
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grizzly
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
grizzly (bear)oso pardo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (hair, person)
a. canoso(a)
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grizzly [ˈɡrɪzlɪ]
adjective
1 (grey) gris; canoso
2 (whining) quejumbroso
All babies need quiet times on their own and get grizzly if they've had too much stimulation
noun
(also grizzly bear) oso (m) pardo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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grizzly bear
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