vixen
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vixen
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. la zorra
(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).
The vixen brought some food back to the den for her cubs.La zorra llevó algo de comida a la guarida para sus cachorros.
b. la raposa
(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).
The vixen ran to escape the hounds.La raposa corrió para escapar de los perros de caza.
2.
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(bad-tempered woman)
a. la arpía
(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).
She yelled at me because she didn't like my tone of voice when I said "thank you." - What a vixen!Me gritó porque no le gustó el tono de mi voz cuando le dije "gracias". - ¡Qué arpía!
b. la bruja
(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).
People don't like me. - Maybe you should stop being a vixen.No le caigo bien a la gente. - A lo mejor deberías dejar de ser una bruja.
3. (very attractive woman)
a. la mujer atractiva
(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).
Wow! You're a lucky man to be dating a vixen like her.¡Guau! Tienes suerte por estar saliendo con una mujer atractiva como ella.
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vixen
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la zorra
(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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vixen [ˈvɪksn]
noun
1 (female fox) zorra (f); raposa (f)
2 (bad-tempered woman) arpía (f); bruja (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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