peacock

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peacock(
pi
-
kak
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (animal)
a. el pavo real
(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 peacock was strutting about the park, showing off his splendid plumage.El pavo real se paseaba ufano por el parque, haciendo alarde de su espléndido plumaje.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (to strut)
a. pavonearse
I can't stand the way Zak peacocks around the schoolyard.No aguanto como Zak se pavonea por el patio de recreo.
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peacock
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 pavo real
(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)
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peacock [ˈpiːkɒk]
noun
peacocks peacock pavo (m) real
modifier
peacock blue (n) azul (m) (de) pavo real
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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