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palabra

[ pah-lah-vrah ]
/ pɑˈlɑ vrɑ /
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noun, plural pa·la·bras [pah-lah-vrahs] /pɑˈlɑ vrɑs/. Spanish.

a word.
speech; talk.

Nearby words

pakthong, pal, pal around, pal up, pal., palabra, palace, palace guard, palace revolution, palacio valdés, palacio valdés, armando
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Examples from the Web for palabra

  • Palabra de boca, piedra de honda—A word from the mouth is as a stone from a sling.

    Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern, English and Foreign Sources|James Wood
  • Palabra de Ingls, "the word of an Englishman," is still a proverb throughout those countries.

    South America and the War|F. A. Kirkpatrick
  • Palabra y piedra suelta no tiene vuelta—A word and a stone once launched cannot be recalled.