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borrego

, a  
a       sm/f  
1      (Zool)   (=oveja joven)   lamb, yearling lamb  
(=oveja adulta)  
sheep
2    (=persona)  
le siguieron como borregos      they followed him like sheep  
b       sm  
1      (Cuba, Méx)  
*   hoax
2    borregos   (=nubes)   fleecy clouds,   (Náut)   foamy crests of waves, white horses, white caps   (EEUU)  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
le siguieron como borregos exp.
they followed him like sheep

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'borrego' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
como borrego al matadero
exp.
ir como borrego al matadero
(IDIOMS)
exp.
la parte de dentro de la chaqueta es de piel de borrego
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"borrego": examples and translations in context
El custodio anterior de la iglesia, Don Arnulfo Cruz, nos ofreció una maravillosa comida de barbacoa de borrego bajo los árboles de su casa cerca del río. The former custodian of the church offered a midday dinner of barbacoa de borrego in the tree-sheltered patio of his home by the river.
Estamos aquí al hermoso Borrego soltá centro vacacional. We're here at the beautiful Borrego Springs Resort.
Butch ha prometido resbalar del pollo en el borrego. He promised when you shop... to get some chicken all mixed up in the lamb.
A donde sea que fuera María el borrego la seguiría. Everywhere that Mary went the lamb was sure to go.
Las especies con principal interés son el borrego cimarrón, el venado o coy, el berrendo y otras especies como el puma, lince y otros pequeños mamíferos. Hunted species include bighorn sheep, mule deer, peninsular pronghorn, puma, bobcat, and small mammals.
La estructura de aprovechamiento más desarrollada es la que aprovecha el borrego cimarrón a través de UMAS con programas de manejo y un mercado cinegético de gran poder económico. There is a large, economically powerful market for Bighorn sheep meat, and the hunting of this species is one of the best-developed programs within UMAS.
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