Translation of elephant in Spanish:

elephant

elefante, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈɛlɪf(ə)nt//ˈɛləfənt/

noun

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    elefante masculine
    elefanta feminine
    a baby elephant una cría de elefante
    • a bull elephant un elefante macho
    • a cow elephant un elefante hembra
    • 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 ver doble
    • He referred to past incidents involving elephants that have created bad publicity.
    • There were grazing giraffes, ostriches and above all, these wonderful elephants.
    • Towards the end of the Miocene, modern cats and the first elephants arrived on the scene.
    • The good news is that mice can scare elephants, and that happens from time to time.
    • His notoriety first spread as the poacher of wild elephants for their precious tusks.
    • Tigers, elephants and a few others animals still roam there and along the borders.
    • Last July, the Berkeley Museum of Art at the University of California hosted an exhibit of elephant art.
    • Living with elephants and giraffes, and seeing lions hunt and kill, was fantastic.
    • The sale of new ivory was banned in 1989 to curb the slaughter of elephants in Africa.
    • Animals such as elephants also use infrasound to communicate over long distances or as weapons to repel foes.
    • We forbid the sale of goods made from endangered species such as elephants and rhino.
    • She loved the elephants and spent a good ten minutes pointing and making elephant noises.
    • On watching the footage, you start to believe that elephants may indeed be as intelligent as the great apes.
    • They will visit Nairobi Nursery, where the smallest orphaned elephants and rhinos are kept.
    • If we announced that we were in the market for fresh ivory, of course that would encourage the poaching of elephants.
    • The zoo is really cool and we saw all the favourites the best of which were lemurs, elephants and the zebras of course.
    • What about tigers, elephants and ducks listening to a chorus of frogs singing happily?
    • Herds of elephants stroll past as lions hide in bushes eyeing up a feast of zebras.
    • You used to get lions and tigers and seals with ball skills and elephants giving slow rides to juggling monkeys.
    • The narrative starts with the violent death of the young elephant's mother.
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    Politics
    (in US)
    the elephant símbolo del partido republicano de los EEUU