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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (capture)
a. abduction
La policía está investigando el rapto del millonario.The police is investigating the abduction of the millionaire.
b. kidnapping
Marlene fue víctima de un rapto y la tuvieron retenida por varios meses.Marlene was the victim of a kidnapping and was held for several months.
2. (outburst)
a. fit
El acusado le disparó a su esposa en medio de un rapto de celos.The defendant shot his wife in the midst of a fit of jealousy.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (secuestro)
a. abduction, kidnapping
2. (ataque)
a. fit
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1 (secuestro) kidnapping; kidnaping; (EEUU) abduction
2 (impulso) sudden impulse
en un rapto de celos in a sudden fit of jealousy
3 (éxtasis) ecstasy; rapture
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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