hay
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hay(
hey
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (botany)
a. el heno
(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).
The landscape of the countryside, with its bales of hay, is beautiful.El paisaje del campo, con sus balas de heno, es precioso.
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hay
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el heno
(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).
to make haydejar secar la paja
2. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to hit the hayirse al sobre
3. (prov)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
make hay while the sun shinesaprovecha mientras puedas
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hay [heɪ]
noun
heno (m)
that ain't hay (US) eso no es moco de pavo (informal)
to hit the hay acostarse
to make hay while the sun shines aprovecharse la ocasión
modifier
hay fever (n) fiebre (f) del heno; alergia (f) al polen
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hay
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hay(
ay
)
An impersonal verb is a verb with no apparent subject (e.g. Llueve en España.).
1. (to exist)
a. there is (singular)
Hay un hombre mirándote.There is a man looking at you.
b. there are (plural)
¿Hay pimientos en la nevera?Are there any peppers in the fridge?
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