Translation of moon in Spanish:


luna, n.

Pronunciation /mun//muːn/


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    luna feminine
    new/full moon luna nueva/llena
    • by the light of the moon a la luz de la luna
    • the Man in the Moon el duendecillo que vive en la luna en los cuentos infantiles anglosajones
    • to land on the moon alunizar
    • the dark side of the moon el lado oculto de la luna
    • many moons ago hace mucho tiempo
    • once in a blue moon muy de vez en cuando
    • to be over the moon estar como unas Pascuas / loco de contento
    • he was over the moon when he heard se puso como unas Pascuas / loco de contento cuando se enteró
    • to promise the moon prometer el oro y el moro
    • The stars are there and of course with the naked eye the Moon is also often visible.
    • The force exerted by the Moon on the Earth is having a similar effect on the Earth's rotation.
    • The moon came up four hours ago, huge and the colour of a malfunctioning striplight on an office ceiling.
    • We sat there talking under the stars until the Moon slipped beneath the circle of trees.
    • Gravity pulls the Earth around the Sun, and the Moon around the Earth, and it causes tides.
    • Eclipses of the sun and the moon occur every six months.
    • Jews count the months by the moon; western civilization patterns its calendar after the sun.
    • The nation is remembering the moment a human being first set foot on the moon 35 years ago.
    • Finally, the moon has been judged to be the cause of madness, the term ‘lunacy’ deriving from the Latin luna, meaning moon.
    • The night was freezing cold, and the full moon was shining through the window.
    • The waxing Moon was three-quarters full and too high and too far to the south to shine into the kitchen.
    • If you calculate back a billion and a half years ago, the moon would have been in direct contact with the earth.
    • At the top of the page was a sketch of the phases the moon went through each month.
    • It also gives a method to determine longitude based on eclipses of the Moon.
    • The 15th day of the eighth month, when the moon is round and clear, is the middle of autumn.
    • The Moon is the Earth's only natural satellite.
    • There was no sign of the Moon but the odd star managed to look down through gaps in the belts of cloud.
    • He looked to the sky, seeing a pale full moon visible behind a patch of clouds.
    • I look out over the docks again and watch the bright moon in the sky.
    • The Sun is in fact very much larger than the Moon, but it is also very much further away.

intransitive verb

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    she spent the whole day mooning in her room se pasó el día en su habitación pensando en las musarañas
    • they moon around / about the streets all day se pasan el día vagando / deambulando por las calles
    • to moon over sb soñar con algn
  • 2slang

    (expose one's buttocks)
    mostrar el trasero informal
    enseñar el trasero informal