costa



Inflexiones de 'costa' (n): fpl: costas

Del verbo costar: (conjugar)
costá es:
2ª persona singular (vos) imperativo

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Principal Translations
costa nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (franja de tierra)coastline, coast nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  shore nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 España tiene casi 8.000 km de costa.
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Principal Translations
costar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (tener valor)cost vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Esta chaqueta cuesta 500 euros.
costar viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (ocasionar un gasto)cost vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 La reparación de la televisión ha costado 50 euros.
 
Additional Translations
costar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (causar esfuerzo)be difficult, be hard v aux + adj
  find it hard, find it difficult v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  have trouble vtr + n
 Juan es muy dormilón y le cuesta mucho levantarse por las mañanas.
 Juan is a sleepyhead; it is difficult (or: hard) for him to get up in the morning.
 Juan is a sleepyhead; he finds it hard (or: difficult) to get up in the morning.
 Juan is a sleepyhead; he has trouble getting up in the morning.
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Compound Forms:
costa | costar
a costa de loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (a expensas de)at the expense of exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Los parásitos viven a costa de los organismos huéspedes.
a toda costa loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (pase lo que pase)at all costs, no matter what advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
aun a costa de loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (incluso)even at the expense of exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Los bancos prefieren seguir ganando dinero aun a costa de desahuciar a sus clientes.
 Banks prefer to keep making money even at the expense of alienating their customers.
Costa Rica n propio fnombre propio femenino: Nombre de persona, lugar, grupo, evento, objeto o idea, de género femenino ("Pilar", "Francia", "Navidad"). Siempre comienza con mayúscula. (país centroamericano)Costa Rica proper nproper noun: Names a unique person, place, thing, group, or idea--for example, "John," "Africa," "Manchester United." Always capitalized.
 En Costa Rica hay abundante vegetación y especies animales.
 In Costa Rica there is an abundance of vegetation and animal species.
haber moros en la costa loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (precaución, cautela)the coast be clear v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 No hables mal de la empresa, que hay moros en la costa.
 Don't badmouth the company because the coast is not clear.
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