incursion
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incursion
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(military)
a. la incursión
(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).
The armed forces will repel any incursion into our territory.Las fuerzas armadas repelerán cualquier incursión en nuestro territorio
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incursion
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (formal)
a. la incursión
(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).
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incursion [ɪnˈkɜːʃən]
noun
incursión (f)
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incursión
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incursión
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (military)
a. incursion
No vi al sargento desde que comenzó la incursión. Está desaparecido en acción.I haven't seen the sergeant since the incursion began. He's missing in action.
b. raid
Muchos civiles murieron en la incursión aérea.Many civilians died during the air raid.
2. (nosiness)
a. meddling
No nos gustó su incursión en nuestros problemas de pareja.We didn't like her meddling into our marital problems.
3.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(entering)
a. incursion
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
Mi incursión en el negocio de la música fue un fracaso.My incursion into the music business was a failure.
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incursión
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. incursion
2. (fig)
a.
hicieron una incursión en la cocinathey raided the kitchen
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incursión
raid; incursion
incursión aérea air raid
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