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palabrota
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palabrota(
pah
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lah
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broh
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tah
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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.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(rude word)
a. swearword
Mi primas tuvieron una fuerte discusión, dirigiéndose insultos y palabrotas.My cousins had a heated argument throwing insults and swearwords at each other.
b.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
¡No digas palabrotas!Don't swear!
Mis padres me castigaban cuando decía una palabrota.My parents used to punish me when I swore.
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palabrota
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. swearword, rude word
decir palabrotasto swear
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palabrota
swearword
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