liquid

liquid(
lihk
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wihd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (fluid)
a. el líquido
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Water is a liquid that has no color, odor, or taste.El agua es un líquido incoloro, inodoro e insípido.
You can't put liquids of this size in your carry-on luggage.No puedes meter líquidos de este tamaño en tu equipaje de mano.
2. (linguistics)
a. la líquida
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Liquids are consonant sounds very similar to vowels.Las líquidas son sonidos consonánticos muy parecidos a las vocales.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
3. (fluid)
a. líquido
When a substance melts, it goes from a solid to a liquid state.Al fundirse, una sustancia pasa del estado sólido al líquido.
4. (finance)
a. líquido
They are liquid investments, readily convertible into cash.Se trata de inversiones líquidas que pueden transformarse fácilmente en efectivo.
5. (linguistics)
a. líquido
These two phonemes are liquid consonants.Estos dos fonemas son consonantes líquidas.
6.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g., sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(translucent)
a. límpido
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g., sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
Looking into those liquid blue eyes of his could make her forget everything else.Mirar sus ojos azules, límpidos, la hacía olvidar todo lo demás.
b. transparente
The sun shone in the liquid stream.El sol brillaba en el arroyo transparente.
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liquid
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el líquido
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
2. (general)
a. líquido(a)
3. (finance)
a.
liquid assetsactivo líquido or disponible
liquid crystal displaypantalla de cristal líquido
liquid [ˈlɪkwɪd]
adjective
1 líquido; [+measure] para líquidos
to have a liquid lunch remojar el gaznate (informal)
I'd say that's probably a glib comment made by somebody who'd just had a liquid lunch
2 [+sound] claro; puro; (Phon) líquido;
noun
líquido (m); (Phon) líquida (f);
modifier
liquid assets (n) (Economics) activo (m) líquido
liquid crystal display (n) LCD (m); pantalla (f) de cristal líquido
Liquid Paper (n) Tipp-Ex (m);&trade
liquid waste (n) vertidos (m) líquidos
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