escoba

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Inflexiones de 'escoba' (n): fpl: escobas

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Principal Translations
escoba nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (utensilio para barrer)broom nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  brush nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (witch)broomstick nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Es enemiga de la escoba, el piso de su casa está lleno de polvo.
escoba nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (arbusto: papilionáceas)broom nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 La escoba es una planta de flores amarillas.
escoba nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). figurado (mujer muy delgada) (figurative)matchstick nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  skin and bones nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Alicia no necesita ponerse a dieta, está hecha una escoba.
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Compound Forms:
no vender una escoba loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). coloquial (irle mal a alguien) (business not working)be a dead loss v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (not sell anything)couldn't even give [sth] away v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Juan necesita ayuda porque no vende una escoba.
toda escoba nueva barre bien exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). coloquial (defectos se ven tarde)the grass is always greener on the other side exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  all matches work in the shop exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  (literal)a new broom sweeps well exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 La luna de miel es perfecta porque toda escoba nueva barre bien.
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