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a caballo loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (cabalgando)on horseback advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
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a caballo entre loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). (entre dos posturas)divided between two places exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  doing two things at once exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a caballo regalado no se le mira el diente,
a caballo regalado no se le mira el pelo
exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho").
(en regalos no se exige)don't look a gift horse in the mouth, never look a gift horse in the mouth exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a caballo regalado no se le mira el pelo,
a caballo regalado no le mires los dientes
exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho").
(no se exige en lo regalado)don't look a gift horse in the mouth exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
a mata caballo,
a matacaballo
loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
coloquial (atropelladamente)breakneck speed nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Los arquitectos no pueden hacer las medidas a mata caballo; si no, los edificios se derrumbarían.
andar a caballo be on horseback v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  horseback riding nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
montar a caballo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (practicar equitación)ride a horse v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  horse-back riding nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
viaje a caballo grupo nomgrupo nominal: Expresión que combina un sustantivo con sus modificadores y complementos, que forman una expresión compuesta usual, sin llegar a ser una locución nominal fija ("adjudicación de herencia", "despedida de soltero"). (traslado en caballo) (method)travelling on horseback nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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