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auntie

Pronunciation: /ˈænti; ˈɑːnti/

Translation of auntie in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • [colloquial/familiar] tía (feminine), tiíta (feminine) [colloquial/familiar]
    Example sentences
    • Grandma, grandad, uncles, aunties and all the cousins are now tagging along too.
    • He then rang his aunties, an uncle and his grandad who came to the rescue.
    • I've been living with my aunty in Sydney.

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