swear word

USAGE NOTE
This word may also be written "swearword."
swear word(
swehr
 
wuhrd
)
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 palabrota
(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 don't want to hear any swear words during the game.No quiero escuchar ninguna palabrota durante el partido.
b. la grosería
(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)
Steve uttered a swear word and stormed out.Steve dijo una grosería y se marchó furioso.
c. la mala palabra
(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)
(River Plate)
Are all those swear words really necessary?¿Es realmente necesario decir tantas malas palabras?
d. el taco
(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)
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
The driver was furious and unleashed a string of swear words.El conductor estaba furioso y soltó una serie de tacos.
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swear word
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 palabrota
(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. el taco
(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)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
swearword [ˈswɛəwɜːd]
noun
palabrota (f); taco (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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