pacer
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pacer(
pey
-
suhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (horseback riding)
a. el caballo que marca el paso
(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).
Tim is training his horse to be a pacer in horse harness races.Tim está entrenando a su caballo para ser el caballo que marca el paso en las carreras de carretas.
b. el caballo de paso
(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).
We enjoyed the beautiful gait of the pacers in the equestrian show.Disfrutamos mucho el hermoso estilo de caminar de los caballos de paso en el show ecuestre.
2. (sports)
a. el marcador de paso
(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 marcadora de paso
(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 marathon organizers set new rules for the pacers that will accompany the runners.Los organizadores de la maratón establecieron nuevas reglas para los marcadores de paso que acompañarán a los corredores.
3. (medicine)
a. el marcapasos
(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).
People with pacers need to take care with mobile phones.La gente con marcapasos debe tener cuidado con los teléfonos móviles.
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pacer
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pacer(
pah
-
sehr
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to eat grass)
a. to graze
El lobo observaba cómo los caballos pacían en el pastizal y esperaba con paciencia para atacar.The wolf watched the horses graze in the pasture and waited patiently to attack.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to eat)
a. to graze
Las vacas pacieron todo el pasto del campo y tendremos que plantar más.The cows grazed all the grass from the ranch and we'll have to plant more.
3. (to feed)
a. to pasture
El vaquero pació a su caballo en la pradera.The cowboy pastured his horse in the meadow.
b. to graze
El ganadero pació a su ganado antes de venderlo.The rancher grazed his cattle before he sold them.
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pacer
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. to graze
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pacer
transitive verb
1 [+hierba] to eat; graze
2 [+ganado] to graze; pasture
intransitive verb
to graze
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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