gunpowder
gunpowder
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la pólvora
(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).
Fireworks contain gunpowder, so you need to treat them with respect.Los fuegos artificiales contienen pólvora, y por eso hay que tenerles respeto.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
gunpowder
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la pólvora
(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).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
gunpowder [ˈɡʌnˌpaʊdəʳ]
noun
pólvora (f)
modifier
Gunpowder Plot (n) (Britain) Conspiración (f) de la Pólvora
note See culture box in entry Guy.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same roots.
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?