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cabaña
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cabaña(
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bah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (dwelling)
a. cabin
Alquilamos una cabaña de madera en la montaña para nuestras vacaciones.We rented a log cabin in the mountain for our holidays.
b. hut
Los pastores vivían en una cabaña pequeña cerca del río.The shepherds lived in a small hut near the river.
c. shack
Los que trabajan en la mina son alojados en cabañas precarias.Those who work in the mine stay in poor shacks.
2. (stockbreeding)
a. livestock
La cabaña de Mark le produce grandes ingresos.Mark's livestock brings him in a lot of money.
3. (ranch) (Southern Cone)
a. cattle-breeding ranch
En nuestra cabaña hay más de 2,500 cabezas de ganado vacuno.There are more than 2,500 head of cattle on our cattle-breeding ranch.
4.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
(sports)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. goal
El disparo de Cuevas pasó por el costado de la cabaña rival.Cuevas's shot went right past the outside of the other team's goal.
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cabaña
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (choza)
a. hut, cabin
2. (ganado)
a. livestock
la cabaña bovina de Galesthe national herd of Welsh cattle
3. (de fútbol)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. goal
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cabaña
1 (choza) hut; cabin; (pobre) hovel; shack
cabaña de madera log cabin
2 (Billar) baulk
3 (Agr) (rebaño) (large) flock; (ganado) livestock
4 (S. Cone) (estancia) cattle-breeding ranch
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