pup
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pup
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el cachorro
(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).
, la cachorra
(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).
(dog)
The wolf pup looked so cute that it was hard to believe it was a wild animal.El cachorro de lobo era tan bonito que era difícil creer que fuera un animal salvaje.
b. la cría
(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).
(seal)
We saw dozens of seal pups on the beach in Oregon in May.Vimos docenas de crías de foca en la playa de Oregón en mayo.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to give birth)
a. parir
Our dog, Bella, is getting ready to pup. It looks like it will be a big litter.Nuestra perra, Bella, se está preparando para parir. Parece que tendrá una gran camada.
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pup
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of dog)
a. el cachorro
(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).
2. (of seal)
a. la cría
(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).
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pup [pʌp]
noun
(young) [of dog] cachorroacachorra (m) (f);a cachorra [of other animal] cría (f)
seal pup cría (f) de foca
to sell sb a pup dar a algn gato por liebre
intransitive verb
[+bitch] parir
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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