rut

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rut(
ruht
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (groove)
a. el surco
(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)
Where once there had flowed a gentle stream, there now remained a dried up rut full of debris.Donde antes había fluido un arroyo suave, ahora quedaba un surco seco lleno de detritos.
b. la rodada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The dirt road was full of ruts and potholes.El camino de tierra estaba lleno de rodadas y baches.
2. (stagnation)
a. la rutina
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The bureaucrat felt trapped in a rut, so she decided to go sailing around the world.La burócrata se sentía atrapada en la rutina y decidió irse a darle la vuelta al mundo en barco.
b. la rutina sofocante
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
I can't take this rut any longer! I need to do something new.¡Ya no soporto más esta rutina sofocante! Necesito hacer algo nuevo.
3. (biology)
a. el celo
(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)
(of male deer and elk)
Bucks may be very aggressive toward each other when they are in rut.Los ciervos machos pueden ser agresivos cuando están en celo.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
4. (to be ready to mate)
a. estar en celo (male deer and elk)
This is the time of the year when stags rut.Esta es la época del año en que los ciervos están en celo.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
5. (to make ruts)
a. dejar surcos en
Don't drag the table! You'll rut the floor.¡No arrastres la mesa! Dejarás surcos en el piso.
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rut
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of stag)
a. el celo
(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)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (stag)
a. estar en celo
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rut [rʌt]
noun
surco (m); rodera (f); rodada (f)
to be in/get into a rut ser/hacerse esclavo de la rutina
I need to change jobs, I'm in a rut here necesito cambiar de trabajo, aquí me estoy anquilosando or estancando
to get out of the rut salir de la rutina
rut [rʌt]
noun
(Bio) celo (m)
to be in rut estar en celo
intransitive verb
(be in rut) estar en celo; (begin to rut) caer en celo;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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