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Inflexiones de 'muerte' (n): fpl: muertes

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muerte nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (extinción de la vida)death nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (asesinato)murder nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 La muerte de la tía fue muy repentina.
muerte nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla"). (destrucción)destruction, ruin nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (desaparición)demise nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 El granizo supuso la muerte de la cosecha.
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Compound Forms:
a muerte loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). (exageradamente)  (figurative: emotion)to death advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  utterly, absolutely advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 Mis vecinos se odian a muerte.
 My neighbors hate each other to death.
a vida o muerte loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (con peligro de muerte)life-or-death adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Los médicos le operaron a vida o muerte.
amenazar de muerte vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (prometer matar)death threat nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
ante la idea de muerte (al pensar en la muerte)facing the possibility of death exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
   (literal)before the idea of dying exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
artículo de muerte (escrito genial)at death's door adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  close to death adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
barrio de mala muerte (zona paupérrima)  (US)bad neighborhood nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  slum nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (UK)bad neighbourhood nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  wrong side of the tracks exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
batirse a muerte loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (histórico, duelo)fight to the death exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
causa de muerte (motivo de fallecimiento)cause of death nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
causar la muerte de loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (matar)cause the death of exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
dar muerte a alguien kill someone, murder someone
de mala muerte loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). (asqueroso)  (place: vulgar)s***-hole nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
   (vulg)s***ty adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
   (UK )grotty adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 No vayas a ese bar, es un lugar de mala muerte.
de muerte loc preplocución preposicional: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como preposición ("a favor de", "en torno a"). España (genial)fantastic adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  great adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
   (informal: very desirable)to die for exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Esta fiesta está de muerte.
 This party is fantastic.
de muerte lenta (de larga agonía)fantastic adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  brilliant adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
encontrar la muerte meet your end, meet death
fecha de muerte (día del deceso)date of death nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
firmar su sentencia de muerte figurado (cometer grave error)sign your death sentence exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
hasta el día de su muerte exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (toda su vida)until your dying day exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
hasta la muerte loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa"). (siempre)until you die exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
hasta que la muerte los separe   (vows)until death do they part
  until separated by death
herido de muerte (lesionado sin cura)fatal wound nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
hora de la muerte (momento de morir)time of death nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
Ir a muerte loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). figurado (ir a por todas)to the death exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  die trying exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Mi compañera va a ir a muerte por el puesto de jefe.
 My workmate will go to the death for the position of boss.
la muerte acecha death overshadows, death looms over
lecho de muerte (cama del fallecimiento)deathbed nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
lucha a muerte loc nom flocución nominal femenina: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como sustantivo femenino ("casa de citas", "zona cero", "arma secreta"). (hasta la muerte)fight to the death exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
muerte digna dignified death
muerte súbita sudden death, sudden death syndrome
ser cuestión de vida o muerte loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (ser vital)be a question of life or death, be a matter of life or death v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
todo tiene solución menos la muerte there's a solution for everything but death
trompetas de la muerte horn of plente, trumpet of the dead
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