lirón
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lirón(
lee
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rohn
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (animal)
a. dormouse
Los lirones están hibernando desde hace cinco meses.The dormice have been hibernating for five months.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(person who sleeps a lot)
a. sleepyhead
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¡Despiértate de una vez, lirón! Llevas durmiendo diez horas.Get up already, sleepyhead! You've been sleeping for ten hours.
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lirón
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (zoology)
a. dormouse
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
dormir como un lirónto sleep like a log
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lirón
1 (Zoología) dormouse
2 (dormilón) sleepyhead
dormir como un lirón to sleep like a log
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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