sheep
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sheep(
ship
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. la oveja
(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).
My aunt and uncle who live in Argentina raise sheep.Mis tíos que viven en Argentina son criadores de ovejas.
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sheep
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la oveja
(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).
sheep farmingganadería ovina
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sheep [ʃiːp]
noun
(pl inv) oveja (f)
to be the black sheep of the family ser la oveja negra de la familia
to make sheep's eyes at sb mirar a algn con ojos de cordero
we must sort out or separate the sheep from the goats tenemos que apartar or separar el grano de la paja
modifier
sheep dip (n) (baño (m)) desinfectante (m) para ovejas
sheep farm (n) granja (f) de ovejas; granja (f) ovina; granja (f) de ganado lanar
sheep farmer (n) criadoracriadora (m) (f) de ganado lanar;a criadora ganaderoaganadera (m) (f) de ovejas;a ganadera
sheep farming (n) ganadería (f) ovina or lanar; cría (f) de ganado ovino or lanar
sheep run (n) pasto (m) de ovejas; dehesa (f) de ovejas
sheep track (n) cañada (f) (de pastoreo)
sheep worrying (n) acoso (m) de ovejas
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Phrases with "sheep"
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count sheep
contar ovejas
wolves don't lose sleep over the opinion of sheep
los lobos no pierden el sueño por la opinión de las ovejas
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