manada
manada(
mah
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nah
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dah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (group of animals)
a. herd (non-hunting animals)
Una manada de vacas nos bloqueó el paso por una carretera secundaria.A herd of cows blocked our way on a secondary road.
b. pack (predators)
Vimos una manada de lobos rondar por el bosque.We saw a pack of wolves prowling around the forest.
c. pride (lions)
La manada intentó atacar a una jirafa.The pride tried to attack a giraffe.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(group of people)
a. crowd
Fuera, había una manada de jóvenes estrepitosos.Outside, there was a crowd of noisy young people.
b. mob
Son una manada de ignorantes; no les hagas caso.They're just a mob of ignorant people; ignore them.
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manada
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (rebaño)
a. herd
2. (de lobos)
a. pack
3. (de ovejas)
a. flock
4. (de leones)
a. pride
5. (colloquial)
a. crowd, mob
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manada
1 (Zoología) [de ganado] herd; [de lobos] pack; [de leones] pride
2 [de gente] crowd; mob
los periodistas llegaron en manada a swarm o pack of journalists arrived
llegaron en manada echaron calle arriba, todos en manada, silbando o mirando al suelo
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