roncar
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roncar(
rrohng
-
kahr
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to breathe heavily while asleep)
a. to snore
Mi esposo y yo dormimos en cuartos separados porque él ronca.My husband and I sleep in separate bedrooms because he snores.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to be domineering)
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
a. to be bossy
¡Deja de roncar! No eres el gerente; eres un empleado más.Stop being bossy! You're not the manager; you're just another employee.
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roncar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (general)
a. to snore
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roncar
intransitive verb
1 (cuando se duerme) to snore
2 [+ciervo, mar] to roar
3 (amenazar) to threaten; bully
4 (And) (S. Cone) (ser mandón) to be bossy o domineering
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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