víbora
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víbora(
bee
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boh
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rah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (animal)
a. viper
En África habitan algunas de las víboras más mortíferas del mundo.Some of the deadliest vipers in the world live in Africa.
b. adder
En el reptilario pudimos ver unas víboras muy peligrosas.En the reptile house we could see some very dangerous adders.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(spiteful)
a. viper
Mi exnovia era una víbora.My ex girlfriend was a viper.
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víbora
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. adder, viper
2. (persona)
a. viper
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víbora
1 (Zoología) viper
tener lengua de víbora to have a sharp tongue
2 (México) (cartera) money belt
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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