tuétano

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Inflexiones de 'tuétano' (n): mpl: tuétanos

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Principal Translations
tuétano nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (grasa de huesos)marrow nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Nos puso unas tapas de tuétano que estaban exquisitas.
tuétano,
hasta los tuétanos
loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
coloquial (profundo, intenso) (informal)to the core, to the bone exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  (colloquial)dyed-in-the-wool adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  (figurative)head over heels exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Tristán e Isolda se amaban hasta los tuétanos.
 * I'm a baseball fan to the core (or: to the bone).
 Tristan and Isolda were head over heels in love.
 
Additional Translations
tuétano nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso"). (parte de la raíz)pith nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
 Aquel insecto se alimentaba del tuétano de las plantas.
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Compound Forms:
hasta el tuétano,
hasta los tuétanos
loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
(de forma exagerada)too much adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Te echaste perfume hasta el tuétano.
hasta el tuétano,
hasta los tuétanos
loc advlocución adverbial: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adverbio ("en vilo", "de seguido", "a quemarropa").
(profundamente) (in love)head over heels exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  (deeply)to the core exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  (poetic)to the marrow exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 Me enamoré de él hasta el tuétano.
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