muladar(
moo
-
lah
-
dahr
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (trash heap)
a. garbage dump
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
La basura que está en el muladar va a ser enterrada y cubierta con tierra.The trash in the garbage dump will be buried and covered with soil.
b. rubbish tip (United Kingdom)
Los perros callejeros deambulan por el muladar en búsqueda de comida.The street dogs wander around the rubbish tip looking for food.
2. (manure heap)
a. dunghill
En la granja tenemos un muladar que usamos para hacer compost.In the farm we keep a dunghill that we use for making compost.
b. dungheap
¡Puf! ¿Qué huele tan mal? - Es que hay un muladar cerca.Ugh! What's that awful smell? - There's a dungheap nearby.
3.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(dirty place)
a. pigsty
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
¡Ve a ordenar tu habitación! Parece un muladar.Go clean your room! It looks like a pigsty.
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muladar
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. tip, pigsty
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muladar
1 (estercolero) dungheap
2 (casa) pigsty; pigpen; (EEUU)
la administración catalana es un muladar escarbando en el muladar suizo se pueden encontrar las cuentas del GAL esos buenos propósitos (rociar con agua de rosas un muladar) solo calman malas conciencias de algunas minorías
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