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oasis

USAGE NOTE
The plural of "oasis" is "oases."
oasis(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (geography)
a. el oasis
(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).
(M)
Is that really an oasis in the desert, or am I hallucinating?¿De veras hay un oasis en el desierto o estoy alucinando?
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g., carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(refuge)
a. el oasis
(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).
(M)
The bedroom was a quiet oasis in a house full of screaming children.El dormitorio era un oasis tranquilo en una casa llena de niños gritando.
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oasis
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el oasis
(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).
(M)
2. (fig)
a.
an oasis of calmun oasis de tranquilidad
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oasis [əʊˈeɪsɪs]
noun
oases (plural) [əʊˈeɪsiːz] oasis (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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