pugna

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pugna(
poog
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nah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (confrontation)
a. fight
El reparto de la herencia desató una pugna entre los hermanos.The distribution of the inheritance triggered a fight among the siblings.
b. struggle
La concepción de la pugna entre clases de Karl Marx inspiró la perspectiva contemporánea del conflicto.Karl Marx's view of the struggle between social classes inspired contemporary perspectives on conflict.
c. battle
Las pugnas por el poder han configurado el curso de la historia.Battles for power have shaped the course of history.
2. (conflict)
a. rivalry
La pugna entre las dos naciones se remonta más de cien años.The rivalry between the two nations dates back more than 100 years ago.
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pugna
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. fight, battle
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pugna
struggle; conflict
entrar en pugna con algn to clash with sb; come into conflict with sb; estar en pugna con algn to clash with sb; conflict with sb
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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