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Léxico de Méjico III

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 6/21/2016
Word: Espantasuegras
(es-pan-ta-SUE-gras), sustantivo femenino singular
English: Party blower
Etymology: De espantar y suegra
Meaning: Tubo enroscado de papel; si se le sopla por un extremo se desenrosca bruscamente por el otro y asusta. [DRAE: matasuegras].
Topic:Léxico de Méjico III

Para la fiesta de Lalito solo hace falta comprar los gorros y los espantasuegras.