marejada
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marejada(
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (nautical)
a. heavy seas (plural)
La flota no pudo salir a faenar por culpa de la marejada.The fleet couldn't fish due to the heavy sea.
b. swell
La marejada arrastró a la orilla los restos de un naufragio.The wreckage from a shipwreck was washed ashore by the swell.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (upsurge)
a. wave
Ante la marejada de quejas por el producto defectuoso, a la compañía no le quedó más remedio que reembolsar a sus clientes.Given the wave of complaints caused by the defective product, the company had no other choice but to reimburse their customers.
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marejada
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mar agitada)
a. heavy sea
2. (agitación)
a. wave of discontent
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marejada
1 (Náutica) swell; heavy sea
2 (oleada) [de descontento, protesta] wave; upsurge
la marejada de pesimismo que la envolvía fue testigo mudo de aquella marejada de creacíón
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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