smoothness

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smoothness(
smuth
-
nihs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (evenness)
a. la suavidad
(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)
This fine cotton is valued for its smoothness and comfort.Este algodón es apreciado por su suavidad y comodidad.
b. la tersura
(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)
You won't believe the smoothness of your skin once you start using our lotion.No te creerás la tersura de tu piel una vez que empieces a usar nuestra loción.
c. la lisura
(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 noticed the smoothness of the road the second I crossed the state line.Noté la lisura de la carretera en cuanto crucé la frontera del estado.
2. (uniformity)
a. la homogeneidad
(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)
It's very difficult to get the same smoothness with a spoon that you get with an electric mixer.Es muy difícil conseguir la misma homogeneidad con una cuchara que con una batidora eléctrica.
3. (culinary)
a. la suavidad
(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)
You'll notice that this tequila has a rich, fruity smoothness.Notarán que este tequila tiene una suavidad rica y afrutada.
4. (absence of problems)
a. lo poco conflictivo
The smoothness of the separation between the two countries was a triumph of diplomacy.Lo poco conflictivo de la separación entre los dos países fue un triunfo de la diplomacia.
5. (skill)
a. la fluidez
(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 smoothness of the author's prose draws the reader in from the first page.La fluidez de la prosa del autor absorbe al lector desde la primera página.
6. (grace)
a. la fluidez
(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 girl danced with a smoothness that made it seem as though she floated in the air.La chica bailaba con una fluidez tal que parecía flotar en el aire.
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smoothness
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of paper, skin, wine, whiskey)
a. la suavidad
(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)
2. (of road, surface)
a. la lisura
(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)
3. (of sauce)
a. la homogeneidad
(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)
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smoothness [ˈsmuːðnɪs]
noun
1 [of hair] suavidad (f); [of skin] suavidad (f); tersura (f)
2 [of road, surface] lo llano; [of stone] lisura (f)
3 [of sea, lake] tranquilidad (f); calma (f)
4 [of paste, sauce] homogeneidad (f)
5 [of landing] la suavidad; lo suave; [of flight, crossing, journey] lo poco accidentado
listen to the smoothness of the engine!
6 (ease) [of transition, takeover] lo poco conflictivo
7 [of flavour, whisky, cigar, voice, sound] suavidad (f)
8 [of style, prose] fluidez (f)
9 [of person, manners] zalamería (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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