gut feeling
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gut feeling(
guht
 
fil
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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.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(instinctive impression)
a. el presentimiento
(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).
Chris had a gut feeling that his sister wasn't telling the truth.Chris tenía un presentimiento de que su hermana no estaba diciendo la verdad.
b. la corazonada
(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 have a gut feeling about Seth. But I just don't want to be right.Tengo una corazonada sobre Seth. Pero no quiero tener razón.
c. el instinto
(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).
What's your gut feeling about this deal? - Personally, I don't like it.¿Cuál es tu instinto sobre este acuerdo? - Personalmente, no me gusta.
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