groaning
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groaning(
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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. (moaning)
a. los gemidos
(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 groaning of the patient on the other side of the curtain kept Esther awake all night.Los gemidos del paciente al otro lado de la cortina mantuvieron despierta a Esther toda la noche.
b. los quejidos
(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).
It was unbearable for me to listen to the groaning of the dying man.Fue insoportable para mí escuchar los quejidos del hombre moribundo.
c. los gruñidos
(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 groaning coming from the broom closet.Se escuchaban unos gruñidos que venían del armario de limpieza.
2. (creaking)
a. los crujidos
(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).
We sat on the beach listening to the waves and the groaning of the docks shifting to and fro.Nos quedamos en la playa escuchando las olas y los crujidos de los muelles al moverse de un lado al otro.
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