verbena
verbena(
vuhr
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bi
-
nuh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (herb)
a. la verbena
(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).
We planted verbena in our garden for aesthetic reasons, but we discovered it also has medicinal properties.Plantamos verbena en nuestro jardín por razones estéticas, pero descubrimos que también tiene propiedades medicinales.
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verbena
verbena(
behr
-
beh
-
nah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (botany)
a. verbena
Para descansar toda la noche, tómate una infusión de verbena antes de acostarte.To get good sleep at night, drink verbena tea before going to bed.
2. (celebration)
a. festival
El próximo fin de semana se celebrará la verbena de verano del barrio.Next weekend, the summer festival will be celebrated in the neighborhood.
3. (party)
a. open-air dance
La verbena era un hervidero de parejas bailando al compás de la banda.The open-air dance was abuzz with couples dancing to the rhythm of the band.
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verbena
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fiesta)
a. street party
2. (planta)
a. verbena
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verbena
1 (fiesta) fair; [de santo] open-air celebration on the eve of a saint's day; (baile) open-air dance
2 (Botánica) verbena
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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