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Pronunciation: /hʊd/

noun/nombre

  • 1 1.1 (on coat, jacket) capucha (feminine) 1.2 (pointed) capirote (masculine); (of monk) capucha (feminine), capuchón (masculine), capillo (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • They wore duffel coats with the hoods up.
    • Right in front of her was a group people in cloaks, their hoods pulled over their faces to hide themselves, no doubt.
    • The figure wore a black cloak with the hood pulled over his or her face, making it impossible for the young man to see any distinct features.
    1.3 (on ceremonial robes) muceta (feminine) ([ con capillo ])
    Example sentences
    • Excited graduates walk up and down, parading their finery of gowns, hoods and mortarboards seemingly oblivious to the fact that these are colonial trappings.
    • It was Graduation day at de Montfort on Thursday, with hundreds of young people wearing their gowns and colourful hoods, and dozens of doting parents taking pictures.
    • During the afternoon ceremony, master's degrees were conferred on 510 new graduates wearing brightly colored hoods denoting their major.
    1.4 (in falconry) capirote (masculine), capillo (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • There is a falcon hood - the brown leather dome, crowned with a tuft of feathers, is brittle like a little skull - and an envelope contains a watch.
    • Hoods are used to keep the bird calm during transport.
    • It's the same principal falconers use when they put a hood over a falcon's head.
  • 2 2.1 (on chimney, cooker) campana (feminine); (on machine) cubierta (feminine) 2.2 (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Cars/Automovilismo] capó (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • From hoods to hubcaps, mirrors to spoilers and even wheels, these cars feature a sleek design combined with affordable pricing.
    • The body panels, including the doors, the fenders, the hood and the tailgate are of course among the most vulnerable.
    • For example, aluminum is used for the hood, front and rear bumper beams, and rear suspension knuckle.
    2.3 (folding cover) (British English/inglés británico) capota (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • One drawback about the folding hard top is that you can't get luggage out when the hood is folded down.
    • If the toy you choose has a clip, it will enable you to attach it to the front of the pram hood above the baby's head.
    Example sentences
    • Range hoods and fans remove grease and moisture from cooking, and so collect dirt.
    • In the real case, it is likely that combustion products would have been removed by the extraction hood, even after the fan had failed.
    • And all range hoods require occasional cleaning or replacing of the grease-covered metal filters.
  • 3 (of cobra) sombrerete (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • In breeding plumage, the adult has a dark hood with a black eye and bill.
    • To ward off trouble, cobras can rear up, and they have hoods that expand out like a half umbrella to make themselves appear bigger and scarier than they actually are.

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Pronunciation: /hʊd/

noun/nombre

  • (American English/inglés norteamericano) [slang/argot] (gangster) matón, (masculine, feminine) [colloquial/familiar]

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