Today's WOTD is: "llanto" = crying
In Spanish, the noun "llanto" is a masculine noun of Latin origin which means crying.
A related Spanish action word/ verb is “llorar”, the meaning of which is to cry.
Some commonly used expressions containing the words "llanto" or “llorar” are:
- Anegarse en llanto (to weep floods/ sob inconsolably);
- Dejarse de llantos (to stop crying);
- Llorar a lágrima viva (to weep floods/ sob inconsolably);
Some examples of the use of the word "llanto" or “llorar” are:
- Ana se anegó en llanto (Ana wept floods);
- Ana lloró a lágrima viva (Ana wept floods);
- Venga, déjate de llantos (come on, stop crying);
Love-Spanish.com loves the word "llanto" in the YouTube clip: Amor se escribe con llanto-Amor y llanto
For more on the word "llanto", visit: Wordreference.com/es/en/ Llanto
*NB 'Click' on the speaker icon next to the word “llanto” in the link to hear the word pronounced.
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