molar(
mo
-
luhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. la muela
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I have to have a crown put on one of my molars.Me tienen que poner una corona en una de mis muelas.
b. el molar
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
This dinosaur had large molars but small incisors and canines.Este dinosaurio tenía molares grandes pero incisivos y caninos pequeños.
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molar
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el muela f, molar
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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molar [ˈməʊləʳ]
noun
muela (f)
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molar(
moh
-
lahr
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (back tooth)
a. molar
Tiene una pequeña caries en uno de los molares.You have a small cavity in one of your molars.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to be great)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. to be cool
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Ese móvil mola cantidad.That cellphone is really cool.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to be fashionable)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. to be in
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Eso ya no mola, tío.Come on, dude! That's no longer in.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to find enjoyable)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. to like
Es la banda que más me mola de todas.It's the band I like the most out of all of them.
b. to fancy (United Kingdom)
¿Tú crees que le molo?Do you think he fancies me?
c. to stand (in a negative sentence)
No me mola nada tener que madrugar.I can't stand getting up so early.
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molar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
¡cómo (me) mola esa moto/ese chico!that motorbike/that guy is really cool!
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molar
molar
molar
intransitive verb
(España)
1 (gustar)
lo que más me mola es ... what I'm really into is ... (familiar); tía, me molas mucho I'm crazy about you, baby (familiar); ¡cómo mola esa moto! that bike is really cool! (muy_familiar); ¿te mola un pitillo? do you fancy a smoke? (familiar); no me mola I don't go for that (familiar); I don't fancy that
2 (estar de moda) to be in (familiar)
eso mola mucho ahora that's very in right now (familiar); that's all the rage now
3 (dar tono) to be classy (familiar); be real posh (familiar)
4 (valer) to be OK (familiar)
por partes iguales, ¿mola? equal shares then, OK? (familiar)
5 (marchar)
la cosa no mola it's not going well at all
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