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perfume

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perfume(
puhr
-
fyum
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (liquid substance)
a. el perfume
(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).
It really bothers me when you wear so much perfume.Me molesta mucho que te pongas tanto perfume.
2. (pleasant smell)
a. el perfume
(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).
The perfume of roses filled the garden.El perfume de las rosas inundaba el jardín.
b. el aroma
(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).
I remember the sweet perfume of the flowers that afternoon in May.Recuerdo el dulce aroma de las flores de aquella tarde de mayo.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to give off a smell)
a. perfumar
Incense perfumed the streets of Valladolid during the processions.El incienso perfumaba las calles de Valladolid durante las procesiones.
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perfume
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of flowers)
a. la aroma m, fragancia
(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).
2. (for person)
a. el perfume
(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).
perfume countersección de perfumería
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (general)
a. perfumar
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perfume [ˈpɜːfjuːm]
noun
perfume (m)
transitive verb
[pəˈfjuːm] perfumar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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