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Refriega

Sinónimos de riña

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 11/27/2009
Word: Refriega
(re-FRIE-ga), sustantivo femenino.
English: Scuffle, brawl
Etymology: De refregar
Meaning: 1. Batalla de poca importancia.
2. Riña violenta.
Topic:Sinónimos de riña
Example:

Allí los remató Max, oculto tras una columna. El balance de aquella noche fue: tres terroristas muertos. Uno era Lucas "el Ciego", que murió al principio de la refriega de un tiro en el cuello.

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