retruécano

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retruécano(
rreh
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trweh
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kah
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noh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (general)
a. pun
Fabio tiene muchas ocurrencias e inventa retruécanos muy divertidos.Fabio is always making witty remarks and he comes up with very funny puns.
b. play on words
Ese retruécano tiene sentido en español, pero no en inglés.That play on words makes sense in Spanish, but not in English.
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