howling
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howling(
hau
-
lihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sound dogs and wolves make)
a. el aullido
(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).
I hear howling coming from my neighbor's dog almost every night.Oigo los aullidos del perro del vecino casi todas las noches.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (weather)
a. huracanado
The howling wind kept me awake last night.El viento huracanado me mantuvo despierto anoche.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(total)
a. clamoroso
The concert tour was a howling success. We sold out in every city.La gira de conciertos fue un éxito clamoroso. Se agotaron los boletos en todas las ciudades.
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howling
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el aullidos
(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).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (wolf)
a. aullador(ora)
3. (gale, wind)
a. violento(a), salvaje
4. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
it wasn't exactly a howling successno fue un éxito clamoroso que digamos
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howling [ˈhaʊlɪŋ]
adjective
[+success] clamoroso
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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