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flor 1

feminine noun

  • 1 (Botany) flores naturales/artificiales/secas
    fresh/artificial/dried flowers
    florecillas silvestres
    wild flowers
    un vestido de flores
    a flowery dress
    en flor
    in flower
    in bloom
    in blossom
    los almendros en flor
    the almond trees in flower or bloom
    a flor de piel, tenía los nervios a flor de piel
    his nerves were all on edge
    tiene la sensibilidad a flor de piel
    she's very easily hurt
    a flor de tierra/agua
    just below the ground/water
    close to the surface
    echarle flores a alguien
    to pay somebody compliments
    estar en la flor de la juventud
    to be in the flower of one's youth [literary]
    estar en la flor de la vida or edad
    to be in the prime of life
    flor de … (Southern Cone) [colloquial], me hizo flor de regalo
    she gave me a wonderful present [colloquial]
    flor de patada le di
    I gave him a hell of a kick [colloquial]
    es un flor de estúpido
    he's a real idiot [colloquial]
    ir de flor en flor
    to flit from one man/woman to another
    play the field
    la flor y nata la flor y nata de la sociedad ni flores (Spain) [colloquial], ¿sabes dónde está? — ni flores
    do you know where he is? — no idea or I haven't the faintest or foggiest (idea) [colloquial]
    ¿entendiste algo? — yo, ni flores
    did you understand anything? — not a word or a thing [colloquial]
    ser la flor de la canela
    to be wonderful
    to be great [colloquial]
    tirarse con flores (Río de la Plata) [ironic]
    to hurl abuse at each other
  • 2 (Río de la Plata) (Games)
    three card flush
Example sentences
  • Once policías llevaron dos ramos de flores y rezaron un padre nuestro.
  • Desplegados los encajes y puntillas como hojas de una bella flor.
  • Flor de María Rojas Aguilar es natural de Yurimaguas donde tiene familiares vinculados a la política.
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flor 2

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