mule(
myul
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. la mula
(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).
Since the mule is a hybrid of two different species, it is sterile and cannot reproduce.Como la mula es un híbrido de dos especies distintas, es estéril y no puede reproducirse.
2.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(drug trafficker)
a. la mula
(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).
The authorities at the airport detained her after the flight, because they suspected her of being a mule.Las autoridades en el aeropuerto la detuvieron después del vuelo porque sospecharon que podía ser una mula.
3. (stubbon person)
a. el testarudo
(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).
, la testaruda
(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).
Her father was a mule when it came to letting her date.Su padre era un testarudo sobre el asunto de dejarla salir.
4. (footwear)
a. la pantufla
(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 hate wearing mules because they always fall off my feet when I run.Odio llevar pantuflas porque siempre se me caen de los pies cuando corro.
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mule
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el mulo(a)
(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).
la mulo(a)
(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).
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mule [mjuːl]
noun
(animal) muloamula (m) (f);a mula (person) testarudoatestaruda (m) (f);a testaruda
(as) stubborn as a mule terco como una mula
modifier
mule track (n) camino (m) de herradura
mule [mjuːl]
noun
(slipper) babucha (f)
mule [mjuːl]
noun
(Téc) máquina (f) de hilar intermitente; selfactina (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Phrases with "mule"
Here are the most popular phrases with "mule." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
drug mule
la mula
mule driver
el arriero
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