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cobija
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cobija(
koh
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bee
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hah
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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. (bedding)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. blanket
Hacía tanto frío anoche que dormí con tres cobijas.It was so cold last night that I slept with three blankets.
2. (clothing)
a. shawl
Ponte una cobija antes de salir; hace mucho viento.Put on a shawl before you go out; it's windy.
3. (roof of palm leaves)
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
a. roof
Hay que reparar la cobija antes de que venga la tormenta.We need to repair the roof before the storm comes.
cobijas
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
4. (bedclothes)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. bedding
En la noche mi esposo siempre se roba todas las cobijas.My husband always hogs the bedding at night.
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cobija
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. blanket
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
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cobija
1 (Archit) ridge tile
2 (Latinoamérica) (manta) blanket; [de vestir] poncho
las cobijas the bedclothes
pegársele a algn las cobijas to oversleep
3 (Caribe) (techo) roof (of palm leaves)
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