grouse
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Usage note
The plural of “grouse” is “grouse” or “grouses” in the sense shown in 1).
grouse(
graus
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el urogallo
(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 went to the woods to hunt grouse and other game.Fuimos al bosque a cazar urogallos y otras especies.
2. (culinary)
a. el urogallo
(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're going to have grouse and roasted potatoes for dinner tonight.Esta noche, vamos a cenar urogallo con papas asadas.
3. (complaint)
a. la queja
(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).
I'm growing tired of listening to your grouses all day.Me estoy cansando de escuchar tus quejas todo el día.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (to complain)
a. quejarse
If you're going to grouse so much, why don't you just get a different job?Si vas a quejarte tanto, ¿por qué no consigues otro trabajo?
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grouse
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (complaint)
a. la queja
(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. (general)
a. quejarse
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grouse [ɡraʊs]
noun
grouse grouses (Orn) urogallo (m)
black grouse gallo (m) lira; red grouse lagópodo (m) escocés
grouse [ɡraʊs]
noun
(complaint) queja (f)
intransitive verb
quejarse;about de;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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