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musaraña

  
      sf  
1      (Zool)   shrew
2    (=mota)   speck floating in the eye  
MODISMOS mirar a las musarañas      to stare vacantly o into space  
MODISMOS pensar en las musarañas      to daydream  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
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maraña, musa, marrana, mus

mirar a las musarañas exp.
to stare vacantly {o} into space
(MODISMOS)

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
to daydream
(MODISMOS)
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'musaraña' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
disculpa, estaba en las nubes {or} pensando en las musarañas
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"musaraña": examples and translations in context
No quiero ir a casa con esa musaraña. I don't want to go home to that shrew.
Déjame adivinar, la musaraña de tierra. Let me guess... the dirt shrew.
Y tú eres una musaraña vacua. And you're a vacuous shrew.
Estuviste casado con una musaraña con pestañas rarísimas, durante diez años. You were married to a shrew with crazy eyelashes for ten years.
Me traía a menudo pequeños trozos del jardín, un ratón o una musaraña. 'He would often bring me little parcels from the garden, 'a mouse or a shrew.
Este animal atractivo es Tupaia Montana - la musaraña de árbol de montaña. This engaging animal is Tupaia montana - the mountain tree shrew.
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