hops

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hops(
haps
)
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (botany)
a. el lúpulo
(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).
(M)
Our new beer is a blend of two hops.Nuestra cerveza nueva es una mezcla de dos tipos de lúpulo.
hop
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (to jump)
a. saltar
Look at the rabbit hopping along the trail.Mira el conejo saltando por el sendero.
The frog hopped across the lilypads.La rana iba saltando por las hojas de nenúfar.
b. brincar
The baby seal hopped and landed on the dock.La cría de foca brincó y cayó en el muelle.
c. saltar a la pata coja
The children are hopping around the patio.Los niños están saltando a la pata coja por el patio.
d. dar saltitos
The grasshopper is hopping through the grass.El saltamontes está dando saltitos por la hierba.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
3. (leap)
a. el salto
(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).
(M)
You're just a hop and a skip away.Estás a un salto y un paso de tu destino.
b. el brinco
(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).
(M)
"Two hops and a step to the left," instructed the square dance caller."Dos brincos y un paso a la izquierda", gritó el instructor de la contradanza.
4. (aviation)
a. el vuelo corto
(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).
(M)
It's just a short 30 minute hop from Los Angeles to Las Vegas.Es un vuelo corto de apenas 30 minutos de Los Ángeles a Las Vegas.
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(dance)
a. el baile
(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).
(M)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
We had a swell time at the hop on Friday.Nos la pasamos muy bien en el baile el viernes.
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hops
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el lúpulo
(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).
(M)
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hop [hɒp]
noun
1 (jump) salto (m); brinco (m)
hop, skip and jump (Dep) triple salto (m); in one hop de un salto
to catch sb on the hop (Britain) pillar or agarrar a algn desprevenido; (LAm)
the uncertainty should keep them on the hop (Britain) la incertidumbre los mantendrá en estado de alerta
2 (dance) baile (m)
3 (Aer) vuelo (m) corto
in one hop sin hacer escala
intransitive verb
[+person, bird, animal] dar saltos; brincar; (LAm)
to be hopping mad echar chispas (informal)
transitive verb
to hop it (Britain) largarse (informal); hop it! ¡lárgate! (informal)
hop [hɒp]
noun
(Bot) (also hops) lúpulo (m)
modifier
hop field (n) campo (m) de lúpulo
hop picking (n) recolección (f) del lúpulo
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