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elephant

Pronunciation: /ˈeləfənt; ˈelɪfənt/

Translation of elephant in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 elefante, (masculine, feminine) a baby elephant una cría de elefante, un elefantito [colloquial/familiar] a bull elephant un elefante macho a cow elephant un elefante hembra, una elefanta she's like an elephant, she never forgets tiene una memoria de elefante to hunt elephant cazar* elefantes the elephant in the room asunto o problema obvio que nadie quiere reconocer to see pink elephants [colloquial/familiar] [dated/anticuado] ver* doble [colloquial/familiar], ver* diablos azules (Andes) [colloquial/familiar]
    Example sentences
    • The narrative starts with the violent death of the young elephant's mother.
    • Last July, the Berkeley Museum of Art at the University of California hosted an exhibit of elephant art.
    • The sale of new ivory was banned in 1989 to curb the slaughter of elephants in Africa.
    1.2 (in US) [Politics/Política] the elephant[ símbolo del partido republicano de los EEUU ]

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