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pesa
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pesa(
peh
-
sah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (counterweight)
a. weight
Colocó el oro en un lado de la balanza y la pesa en el otro.He placed the gold on one side of the scales and the weight on the other.
2. (sports)
a. weight
¿No levantas pesas? Deberías venir al gimnasio conmigo.Don't you lift weights? You should come to the gym with me.
b. dumbbell
Creo que alguien ya está usando las pesas de 30 libras.I think someone is already using the 30-pound dumbbells.
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pesa
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (balanza, contrapeso)
a. weight
2. (sports)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
pesasweights
3. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
hacer pesasto do weight training
levantamiento de pesasweightlifting
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pesa
1 (Dep) weight
yo no puedo con esas pesas le cayó una pesa en el pie
hacer pesas to do weight training; do weights (familiar); levantamiento de pesas weightlifting
pesas y medidas
2 [de balanza, reloj] weight
las pesas de mi reloj de cuco tienen forma de piña
3 (And) (Centroamérica) (Caribe) butcher's shop
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