spar

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spar(
spar
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (nautical)
a. el palo
(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)
We have extra spars in the hull in case the mast breaks.Tenemos palos adicionales en el casco por si el mástil se rompe.
2. (mining)
a. el espato
(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)
The miners found limestone and other spars in the mine.Los mineros encontraron caliza y otros espatos en la mina.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
3. (boxing)
a. entrenarse
My coach told me to spar with the best boxer in his gym.Mi entrenador me dijo que me entrenara con el mejor boxeador de su gimnasio.
4. (to dispute)
a. discutir
The two philosophy professors sparred about artificial intelligence.Los dos profesores de filosofía discutieron el tema de la inteligencia artificial.
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spar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
1. (general)
a.
to spar with somebodyentrenar con alguien como sparring
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spar [spɑːʳ]
noun
(Náut) palo (m); verga (f)
spar [spɑːʳ]
intransitive verb
1 (Boxing) entrenarse en el boxeo
sparring match combate (m) con spárring; sparring partner sparring (m)
2 (argue) discutir
to spar with sb about sth discutir algo amistosamente con algn
spar [spɑːʳ]
noun
(Min) espato (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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