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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. (religious)
a. mass
Mi madre siempre reza por él cuando está en la misa en la catedral.My mother always prays for him when she's at mass in the cathedral.
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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. mass
cantar/decir/oír misato sing/say/hear mass
ir a misato go to mass o church
lo que él dice va a misawhat he says goes
2. (fam fig)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
no saber de la misa la medianot to know half the story
misa cantada/de campañasung/open-air mass
misa de difuntosrequiem, mass for the dead
misa del gallomidnight mass
misa solemneHigh Mass
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vamos a misa todos los domingos we go to mass every Sunday; dijeron/celebraron misa en la catedral they said/celebrated mass in the cathedral
como en misa
los niños estaban como en misa the children were really quiet
decir misa
¡por mí, que digan misa! let them say what they like!
estar en misa y repicando to have one's cake and eat it
Es decir, que, en su opinión, Nicolás Redondo no puede estar en misa y repicando. Si con esa expresión se quiere expresar una posición contradictoria, la acepto como buena
ir a misa
lo que yo diga va a misa what I say goes
no saber de la misa la media o la mitad not to know anything about it; not to have a clue
ser como misa de pobre to last all too short a time
misa cantada sung mass
misa de campaña open-air mass
misa de corpore insepulto misa de cuerpo presente funeral mass
misa de difuntos requiem mass
misa del alba early morning mass
misa del domingo Sunday mass
misa del gallo midnight mass on Christmas Eve; (on Christmas Eve)
misa mayor high mass
misa negra black mass
misa rezada low mass
misa solemne high mass
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Phrases with "misa"
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misa de gallo
Midnight Mass
ir a misa
to go to mass
misa del gallo
Midnight Mass
misa cantada
sung mass
irse a misa
to go to mass
a misa
to mass
misa rezada
Low Mass
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