gully
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "gulley."
gully
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (geography)
a. el barranco
(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).
Sam got all muddy trying to cross the gully.Sam quedó todo enlodado al intentar cruzar el barranco.
b. la hondonada
(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 small gully at the bottom of this next hill.Hay una pequeña hondonada en el fondo de la siguiente cuesta.
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gully
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el barranco
(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).
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gully [ˈɡʌlɪ]
noun
(ravine) barranco (m); (channel) hondonada (f);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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