primrose
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primrose(
prihm
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roz
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (botany)
a. la primavera
(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).
As kids we used to pick a few primroses and take them home to grandma.De niños solíamos recoger unas cuantas primaveras y llevarlas a casa para dárselas a abuela.
b. la prímula
(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 field was covered with a carpet of primroses.El campo estaba cubierto por una alfombra de prímulas.
2. (pale pink)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el rosa pálido
(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 primrose definitely doesn't go with the red.Definitivamente el rosa pálido no va con el rojo.
3. (pale yellow) (United Kingdom)
a. el amarillo claro
(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 isn't yellow exactly, more like primrose.No es precisamente amarillo, más bien es amarillo claro.
b. el amarillo pálido
(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 walls were painted a very pretty primrose.Las paredes estaban pintadas de un amarillo pálido muy lindo.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (pale pink in color)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. rosa pálido
The girl was wearing a very pretty primrose skirt.La chica llevaba una falda rosa pálido muy bonita.
5. (pale yellow in color) (United Kingdom)
a. amarillo claro
I saw your sister driving around in a primrose SUV.Vi a tu hermana conduciendo un todoterreno amarillo claro.
b. amarillo pálido
Gina looked very pretty in her primrose dress.Gina estaba muy bonita en su vestido amarillo pálido.
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primrose
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (plant)
a. la primavera
(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).
primrose yellowamarillo claro
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primrose [ˈprɪmrəʊz]
noun
1 (Bot) primavera (f)
2 (colour) color (m) amarillo pálido
adjective
(also primrose yellow) amarillo pálido
modifier
primrose path (n) caminito (m) de rosas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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