manojo
manojo(
mah
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noh
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hoh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (group)
a. bunch
Le pedí a la frutera un manojo de perejil y me lo regaló.I asked the fruit seller for a bunch of parsley and she gave it to me for free.
b. handful
Cogí un manojo de canguil y pasé la funda a mi amigo.I grabbed a handful of popcorn and handed the bag to my friend.
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manojo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. bunch
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
estar hecho o ser un manojo de nerviosto be a bundle of nerves
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manojo
1 (conjunto) handful; bunch
un manojo de llaves a bunch of keys; un manojo de hierba a tuft of grass; un manojo de pillos a bunch of rogues
estar hecho o ser un manojo de nervios to be a bundle o bag of nerves
2 (Caribe) bundle of raw tobacco about 2lbs; (about 2lbs)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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