hormiguero

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From hormiga +‎ -ero. Compare Portuguese formigueiro, Catalan formiguer, Italian formicaio, Romanian furnicar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oɾ.mi.ˈɣe.ɾo/

Noun[edit]

hormiguero m (plural hormigueros)

  1. anthill
  2. ant colony
  3. (figuratively) place with lots of people

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