monosílabo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (with one syllable)
a. monosyllabic
Ya me acostumbré a las respuestas monosílabas de mi hijo adolescente.I've got used to just getting monosyllabic replies from my teenage son now.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (grammar)
a. monosyllable
El ejercicio consistía en identificar los monosílabos en la lista que llevan acento.The exercise consisted in identifying the monosyllables on the list that need a written accent.
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monosílabo
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. monosyllabic
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. monosyllable
responder con monosílabosto reply in monosyllables
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monosílabo
adjective
monosyllabic
monosyllable
responder con monosílabos to answer in monosyllables
Sus respuestas son en voz baja, monótona y con monosílabos responde a los pelmazos con monosílabos
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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