tug-of-war

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tug-of-war(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (general)
a. el juego de tirar de la cuerda
(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)
In the summer, we used to play tug-of-war with all my cousins.En el verano, solíamos jugar al juego de tirar de la cuerda con todos mis primos.
b. la cinchada
(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)
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
Regionalism used in Uruguay
(Uruguay)
When I play tug-of-war with my dog, he gets overexcited and excessively energized.Cuando juego a la cinchada con mi perro, se excita demasiado y se energiza en exceso.
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tug-of-war [ˈtʌɡə(v)ˈwɔːʳ]
noun
(Dep) juego (m) de tiro de cuerda; lucha (f); tira y afloja (m);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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