millón
millón(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (number)
a. million
El premio gordo de la lotería de hoy está en cien millones de dólares.Today's lotto's jackpot is at one hundred million dollars.
2. (very large amount)
a. million
Millones de personas visitan el Museo de Historia Natural cada año.Millions of people visit the Natural History Museum every year.
3.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(a lot)
a. million
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
Te he dicho un millón de veces que no puedes ir a la fiesta.I've said a million times that you cannot go to the party.
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millón especialmente (Latinoamérica)
millo
(variety of) millet
millón
million
un millón a o one million; un millón y medio de visitantes a million and a half visitors; one-and-a-half million visitors; un millón de sellos a o one million stamps; tres millónes de niños three million children; millones de años millions of years; ¡un millón de gracias! thanks a million!; thanks ever so much!
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