muchacha

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish muchacha, feminine equivalent of muchacho.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: mu‧cha‧cha

Noun[edit]

muchacha

  1. (dated, derogatory) Alternative spelling of mutsatsa

Coordinate terms[edit]


Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /muˈt͡ʃa.t͡ʃa/
  • Rhymes: -atʃa
  • Hyphenation: mu‧chà‧cha

Noun[edit]

muchacha f (plural muchachas)

  1. female equivalent of muchacho

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /muˈt͡ʃat͡ʃa/, [muˈt͡ʃa.t͡ʃa]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

muchacha f (plural muchachas, masculine muchacho, masculine plural muchachos)

  1. female equivalent of muchacho
  2. girl
  3. female teenager
  4. young lady

Usage notes[edit]

The noun muchacho is like most Spanish nouns with a human referent. The masculine forms are used when the referent is known to be male, a group of males, a group of mixed or unknown gender, or an individual of unknown or unspecified gender. The feminine forms are used if the referent is known to be female or a group of females.