jeering
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jeering
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (booing)
a. el abucheo
(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).
2. (mocking)
a. la burlas
(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).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (general)
a. burlón(ona)
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jeering [ˈdʒɪərɪŋ]
adjective
[+remark, laughter] burlón; sarcástico
he was led through a jeering crowd le hicieron pasar por una multitud que le llenó de insultos; le hicieron pasar entre una multitud que lo colmó de insultos
noun
1 (protests) protestas (f)
2 (mockery) burlas (f)
3 (insults) insultos (m)
4 (booing) abucheo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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