ocre
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ocre(
oh
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kreh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (pigment)
a. ocher
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El ocre extraído de esta montaña se utiliza después como pigmento.The ocher extracted from this mountain is used as a pigment afterwards.
b. ochre (United Kingdom)
El ocre tiene aspecto arcilloso.Ochre looks a bit like clay.
2. (color)
a. ocher
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El ocre te sienta muy bien. Deberías llevar más cosas de ese color.Ocher suits you. You should wear more things of that color.
b. ochre (United Kingdom)
Me gusta mucho el ocre porque me recuerda al oro.I really like ochre because it reminds me of gold.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (color)
a. ocher
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Las cortinas ocre dan un aspecto anticuado a la estancia.The ocher curtains give an old look to the room.
b. ochre (United Kingdom)
Laura se cansó de sus paredes ocre y pintó la habitación de azul.Laura got tired of the ochre walls and painted her room blue.
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ocre
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. ochre
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (general)
a. ochre
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ocre
ochre
ocre amarillo yellow ochre
ocre rojo red ochre
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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