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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (history)
a. favorite
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El rey le confió casi todas las decisiones importantes a su valido.The king entrusted almost all important decisions to his favorite.
b. favourite (United Kingdom)
El valido del rey tenía casi tanto poder como él.The king's favourite had almost as much power as him.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (history)
a. royal adviser, éminence grise
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(Hist) (royal) favourite; (royal) favorite; (EEUU)
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