- 1 [Zoology/Zoología] cuervo (masculine) as the crow flies en línea recta eat 1 1 stone2 1More example sentences
- He said the proliferation of Corvids birds like grey crows, magpies and rooks could be directly linked to the decline in songbirds in the area.
- Large black birds like crows and grackles are often referred to as trash birds.
- We mostly saw the usual sparrows, doves, crows, chickadees, and titmice. Tons of Blue Jay are in flight right now as they are involved in a migration of their own.
- 2 (cry — of rooster) cacareo (m); (— of baby) gorjeo (m); (— of adult) alarido (m), grito (m)More example sentences
- Beware of the bark of a dog or crow of a cock at night, for they signify death.
- I am up like the cock's crow on Wednesdays to get ready for the bus, which picks me up at my door.
- Following sunrise comes the clanging sound of scores of church bells, coupled with the crow of roosters from the adjacent Moslem Quarter.
vi (past tense of/pasado de crowed or [archaic/arcaico], crew past participle of/participio pasado de, crowed)
- 1.1 [cock] cacarearMore example sentences1.2 [baby] gorjear 1.3 (boast, exult) alardear, pavonearse to crow
- Funny, I thought normal roosters crowed in the morning.
- When the rooster crowed to greet the morning, Ben thought he sounded awfully close by but to find the fowl on the foot of his bed was closer than he thought!
- Here you can see women washing clothes in the river, children chasing each other in narrow lanes, chickens crowing and dogs barking at strangers.
about/ oversth alardear or jactarse dealgo it's nothing to crow about no es como para enorgullecerseMore example sentences
- She will crow in delight when she spots either one of them.
- In fact, he's crowing and preening in the spotlight that he's brought to bear on his actions.
- You had to dig nuggets out from him about his career because he hated it to seem as if he was crowing but this was one incident he would talk about.
vt (past tense & past participle/pasado y participio pasado crowed)
- alardear I told you so, he crowed —te lo dije —alardeó