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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (animal)
a. wolf
El lobo solitario se paró sobre la cumbre del cerro y aulló.The lone wolf stood at the top of the hill and howled.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. wolf
lobo de marsea dog
lobo marinoseal
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1 (Zoología) wolf
arrojar a algn a los lobos to throw sb to the wolves
gritar ¡al lobo! to cry wolf
¡menos lobos (Caperucita)! tell me another one!
pillar un lobo to get plastered (muy_familiar)
son lobos de una camada they're birds of a feather
lobo de mar old salt; sea dog; (Chile) seal
lobo gris grey wolf; timber wolf
El lobo rojo es, de hecho, un híbrido entre otras dos especies de perros salvajes, [el lobo gris] (Canis lupus) y el coyote (Canis latrans).
lobo marino seal
lobo rojo red wolf
2 (México) (guardia) traffic cop (familiar)
(Chile) (huraño) shy
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