grotto
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Usage note
The plural of “grotto” is “grottos” or “grottoes.”
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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. (geology)
a. la gruta
(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).
There's a marble statue of the Greek goddess Aphrodite inside the grotto.Hay una estatua en mármol de la diosa griega Afrodita adentro de la gruta.
We explored some of the grottoes surrounding The Baths on Virgin Gorda.Exploramos algunas de las grutas que rodean The Baths en Virgen Gorda.
2. (artificial cave)
a. la gruta
(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).
Mr. Cortazar had a grotto built in the garden of his estate.El Sr. Cortázar mandó construir una gruta en el jardín de su hacienda.
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grotto
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la gruta
(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).
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grotto [ˈɡrɒtəʊ]
noun
grottos grottoes gruta (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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