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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. (rude word)
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
Mi primas tuvieron una fuerte discusión, dirigiéndose insultos y palabrotas.My cousins had a heated argument throwing insults and swearwords at each other.
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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