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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (color)
a. el rojo
(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)
Red is my favorite color because I love the Chicago Bulls.El rojo es mi color favorito porque amo los Toros de Chicago.
2.
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(politics)
a. el rojo
(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 Reds took over the government.Los rojos ocuparon el gobierno.
3. (red wine)
a. el tinto
(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)
I'm going to have a good red and a steak for dinner.Voy a cenar un buen tinto y un filete.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
4. (color)
a. rojo
I have just received a dozen red roses.Acabo de recibir una docena de rosas rojas.
b. tinto (wine)
Would you like red wine or white wine?¿Quiere vino tinto o vino blanco?
5. (flushed)
a. colorado
She turned red and asked me if I could help her.Se puso colorada y me preguntó si podía ayudarla.
6.
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(politics)
a. rojo
He wants to promote red ideals and fight capitalism.Quiere promover ideales rojos y combatir el capitalismo.
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red
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (color)
a. el rojo
(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)
2. (fam fig)
a.
to see redponerse hecho(a) una furia
to be in the redestar en números rojos
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
3. (general)
a. rojo(a)
to have red hairser pelirrojo(a)
to turn or go redponerse rojo
to be as red as a beetrootestar más rojo que un tomate or
red alertalerta roja
4. (history)
a.
the Red Armyel Ejército Rojo
red cardtarjeta roja
to be shown the red cardser expulsado(a) del campo
5. (fig)
a.
to roll out the red carpet for somebodyrecibir a alguien con todos los honores
6. (physiology)
a.
red corpuscleglóbulo rojo, hematíe m
Red CrossCruz Roja
7. (fig)
a.
red herringseñuelo m
8. (old-fashioned)
a.
Red Indian(indio(a) m,f) piel roja mf
red lightsemáforo (en) rojo
to go through a red lightsaltarse un semáforo en rojo
red-light districtbarrio chino
red meatcarne roja
red pepperpimiento rojo or colorado
mentioning her name to him was like a red rag to a bullla sola mención de su nombre le ponía hecho una furia
(Little) Red Riding HoodCaperucita Roja
the Red Seael Mar Rojo
red tapeburocracia f, papeleo (burocrático)
red winevino tinto
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red [red]
adjective
redder (comparative)reddest (superlative)
1 (gen) [+apple, sweater, lips, pen] rojo; colorado; [+flower, sky] rojo; [+wine] tinto
the traffic lights are red el semáforo está en rojo; his eyes were red (from crying) tenía los ojos rojos; the red evening sun el sol rojizo del atardecer; bright red rojo fuerte or chillón; dark red rojo oscuro; deep red rojo intenso; to have red hair ser pelirrojo
it's like a red rag to a bull es lo que más le saca de quicio
to roll out the red carpet for sb recibir a algn por todo lo alto or a bombo y platillo
to give sb the red carpet treatment tratar a algn a cuerpo de rey
not a red cent (US) ni una gorda (informal)
red sky at night, shepherd's delight, red sky in the morning, shepherd's warning el cielo rojo por la noche es señal de buen tiempo, el cielo rojo por la mañana de mal tiempo
2 (flushed) [+face, cheeks] (with shame) sonrojado; (with anger) rojo; (with embarrassment) rojo; colorado
her face was red
to be red in the face (from anger, exertion, heat) estar rojo; tener la cara encendida (literary); (from embarrassment) estar rojo or colorado; tener la cara encendida (literary); to go red in the face (from anger, exertion, heat) ponerse rojo or colorado; (with embarrassment) ponerse colorado; (with shame) sonrojarse
Ralph clenched his fist and went very red
to go or turn as red as a beetroot ponerse como un tomate
3 (Pol) rojo
better red than dead más vale el vivir bajo los comunistas que morir luchando contra ellos
noun
1 (colour) (color (m)) rojo (m)
to be dressed in red ir vestido de rojo
she was dressed all in red
it was underlined in red estaba subrayado en rojo
to be in the red [+account, firm] estar en números rojos
I'm £100 in the red tengo un descubierto de 100 libras en el banco; to go into or get into the red contraer deudas; to get out of the red liquidar las deudas
The company is expected to plunge Pounds 62 million into the red We hope to get out of the red soon
to see red sulfurarse; salirse de sus casillas
this makes me see red esto me saca de quicio
2 (Pol) (person) rojoaroja (m) (f);a roja
reds under the bed la amenaza comunista
3 (red wine) tinto (m)
La Rioja is better known for its reds than its whites Would you prefer red or white?
modifier
red admiral (n) vanesa (f) roja
red alert (n) alerta (f) roja
to be on red alert estar en alerta roja
the Red Army (n) el Ejército Rojo
red blood cell (n) glóbulo (m) rojo
red cabbage (n) col (f) lombarda; lombarda (f)
red card (n) (Ftbl) tarjeta (f) roja
to show sb the red card sacar a algn la tarjeta roja; (reprimand) llamar al orden a algn; amonestar a algn; (force to resign) destituir a algn
...the most depressing news since Mrs Thatcher was shown the red card Mr Ridley seems certain to be shown the ministerial red card Mr Dale Campbell-Savours, the Labour member for Workington, having been shown the red card by the Speaker, walked moodily towards the door, heading for an early bath Newcastle winger Ruel Fox was shown the red card by magistrates yesterday when he got a seven-day driving ban for speeding BBC executives were shown the red card when they wanted to feature soccer hooliganism in Backup, the new, tough cop series A football team has been shown the red card, for failing to provide sandwiches for opponents
red cedar (n) cedro (m) rojo
red cell (n) glóbulo (m) rojo
Red China (n) China (f) comunista
red corpuscle (n) corpúsculo (m) rojo
Red Cross (n) Cruz (f) Roja
red deer (n) ciervo (m) común
red ensign (n) (Náut) enseña (f) roja
red eye (n) (Fot) ojo (m) rojo
red flag (n) (on beach etc) bandera (f) roja
red giant (n) (Astron) gigante (m) rojo
red heat (n) calor (m) rojo
red herring (n) pista (f) falsa; despiste (m)
Red Indian (n) piel roja (m)
red lead (n) minio (m)
red light (n) (Aut) luz (f) roja
to go through a red light saltarse un semáforo en rojo
to [see] the red light
red meat (n) carne (f) roja
red mullet (n) salmonete (m)
red pepper (n) (capsicum) pimiento (m) rojo; pimiento (m) morrón; pimentón (m) rojo; (LAm) (powder) pimienta (f) de cayena
Red Riding Hood (n)(also Little Red Riding Hood) Caperucita (f) Roja
red salmon (n) salmón (m) rojo
Red Sea (n) mar (m) Rojo
red sea bream (n) besugo (m) (rojo)
red setter (n) setter (m) irlandés
red snapper (n) pargo (m)
red spider mite (n) arador (m) or ácaro (m) de la sarna
Red Square (n) (in Moscow) plaza (f) Roja
red squirrel (n) ardilla (f) roja
red tape (n) trámites (m); papeleo (m)
red wine (n) vino (m) tinto; tinto (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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