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lupa
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lupa(
loo
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pah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (optics)
a. magnifying glass
Mi abuela no quiere ponerse gafas y utiliza una lupa para leer.My grandma doen't want to wear glasses and uses a magnifying glass to read.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(attention)
a. fine tooth comb
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
La letra pequeña de un seguro hay que mirársela con lupa.You have to go through the small print of an insurance plan with a fine tooth comb.
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lupa
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. magnifying glass
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lupa
magnifying glass
la prensa rusa mira con lupa a quiénes recibe el presidente ruso
ha examinado el discurso con lupa she has gone over the speech with a fine tooth comb
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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