skirt

skirt(
skuhrt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (garment)
a. la falda
(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)
Anita's new skirt matches her heels.La nueva falda de Ana concuerda con sus tacones.
b. la pollera
(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)
(Southern Cone)
Matilde bought a pretty skirt to wear to the party.Matilde compró una pollera bonita para usar en la fiesta.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (to go around)
a. rodear
You need to skirt the shopping center to get to my house.Hay que rodear el centro comercial para llegar a mi casa.
b. bordear
There is a beautiful wall that skirts the town of Seville.Hay un precioso muro que bordea la ciudad de Sevilla.
3. (to avoid)
a. eludir
The president keeps skirting the issue.El presidente sigue eludiendo el problema.
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skirt
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la falda
(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)
b. la pollera
(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)
(Southern Cone)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (village, hill)
a. bordear, rodear
skirt [skɜːt]
noun
falda (f); pollera (f); (LAm) [of coat etc] faldón (m)
flared/split/straight skirt falda (f) acampanada/pantalón/estrecha or recta
transitive verb
(also skirt around) rodear; dar la vuelta a; (avoid) esquivar
we skirted Seville to the north pasamos al norte de Sevilla
modifier
skirt length (n) tela (f) suficiente para una falda
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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