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sol / sun
 
sol   1   -noun masculine
1. (=astro)   sun
·al ponerse el sol
·at sunset
·al salir el sol
·at sunrise
·de sol a sol
·from dawn to dusk
a. arrimarse al sol que masculineánoun calienta   to keep in with the right people
b. como un sol
(=brillante)   as bright as a new pin
c. salga el sol por donde quiera   come what may
d. ser un sol
·María es un sol, siempre tan agradable
·María is a darling, she'noun always so pleasant
·el niño es un sol
·he'noun a lovely child
·sol naciente   rising sun
·sol poniente   setting sun
·sol y luna
(Caribe)   *   machete,   cane knife
·sol y sombra   brandy and anisette
2. (=luz solar)   sun,   sunshine
·entra mucho sol en el comedor
·the dining room gets a lot of sun o sunshine
·ayer tuvimos nueve horas de sol
·we had nine hours of sunshine yesterday
·hay o hace sol
·it is sunny,   the sun is shining
·un día de sol
·a sunny day
·estar al sol
·to be in the sun
·mirar algo a contra sol
·to look at something against the light
·tomar el sol
·to sunbathe
·tumbarse al sol
·to lie in the sun
a. hacía un sol de justicia   the sun was blazing down
b. no me deja ni a sol ni a sombra   he doesn't give me a moment'noun peace
·sol artificial   sunlamp
3. (uso apelativo)
·¡sol masculineío, ven con mamá!
come with Mummy, darling o pet! *
4. (bullfighting)
·localidades de sol
the cheapest seats in a bullring with no shade
5. (Perú)   (finance)   Sol   former monetary unit of Peru
 
sol / G
 
sol   2   -noun masculine   (Mexicoúnoun)   G
·sol mayor   G major
 
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