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agua

Translation of agua in English:

nombre femenino/feminine noun

(con artículo masculino en el singular/with masculine article in the singular)
  • 5
    (aguas femenino plural)
    (reflejos) una tela brillante y con aguas a shiny, watered fabric un topacio con hermosas aguas a sparkling topaz
  • 6
    (aguas femenino plural)
    [Fisiología/Physiology] tb aguas amnióticas amniotic fluid rompió aguas her waters broke

    Compounds

    aguas mayores

    • [eufemístico/euphemistic] femenino plural hacer aguas mayores to defecate [formal], to move one's bowels [eufemístico/euphemistic]

    aguas menores

    • [eufemístico/euphemistic] femenino plural hacer aguas menores to urinate [formal], to pass water [eufemístico/euphemistic], to relieve oneself [eufemístico/euphemistic]

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