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finura
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finura(
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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. (thinness)
a. fineness
Revisa la finura del billete. Los falsos son mucho más gruesos.Check the fineness of the bill. Fake ones are much thicker.
2. (elegance)
a. refinement
Mario no podía imitar la finura de las clases altas.Mario couldn't imitate the refinement of the upper classes.
3. (courtesy)
a. politeness
El anfitrión nos trató con hospitalidad y finura.The host treated us with hospitality and politeness.
4. (good quality)
a. fineness
Solo la mano de un experto podría confeccionar un vestido de tan notable finura.Only an expert hand could tailor a dress of such remarkable fineness.
5. (acuity of senses)
a. sharpness
MI padre perdió la vista, pero la finura de sus otros sentidos se agudizó.My father lost his sight, but the sharpness of his other senses intensified.
b. keenness
Perdí la finura de mi sentido del olfato y ya no puedo discernir flores.I lost the keenness of my sense of smell and can't tell flowers apart.
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finura
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (buena calidad)
a. fineness
2. (delgadez)
a. thinness
3. (cortesía)
a. refinement
4. (de oído, olfato)
a. sharpness, keenness
5. (de gusto, humor, ironía)
a. refinement
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finura
1 (buena calidad) fineness; excellence
2 (cortesía) politeness; courtesy; (refinamiento) refinement
¡qué finura! how refined!; how charming!
3 (sutileza) subtlety
4 (poco grosor) fineness
llama la atención la finura de la tela/de la porcelana y la elegancia del diseño la caja está adornada con hierrecillos dorados de gran finura
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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