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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Small donkey used as a pack animal.

Usage examples (34)
  • Even when Dona Berta delivered our burros de leña, (firewood was measured in burro loads) small-talk was kept to a minimum.
  • The burro is the common carrier and, because of his sterling qualities, is a prime favorite in all of the pueblos.
  • The one good thing about staying here is the fact that I saw my first "burro" on the trail.
  • They call it "burro con cristiano". for more
Tutoring comment
  • The "borough" (town) had to "borrow" (receive a loan) a "burro" (donkey) to carry the soil away from the opening of the "burrow" (lair or den).
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