Quick answer
"Common" is an adjective which is often translated as "común", and "socialist" is a noun which is often translated as "el/la socialista". Learn more about the difference between "common" and "socialist" below.
common(
ka
-
mihn
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (frequent)
a. común
The use of computers is very common nowadays.El uso de computadoras es muy común en la actualidad.
2. (shared)
a. común
Our countries have a common interest: reducing levels of pollution in the ocean.Nuestros países tienen un interés común: reducir los niveles de contaminación del mar.
3. (average)
a. común
The common cold is an illness that affects people all over the world.El resfriado común es una enfermedad que afecta a gente de todo el mundo.
4. (impolite)
a. ordinario
Such common talk is not proper of a lady.Ese lenguaje ordinario no es propio de una señorita.
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
5. (dining hall)
a. el comedor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We'll meet for lunch and a study session in the commons at noon.Nos reuniremos para el almuerzo y una sesión de estudio en el comedor a mediodía.
commons
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
6. (commoners)
a. los plebeyos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The commons are marching in the streets demanding an increase in the minimum wage.Los plebeyos marchan por las calles exigiendo un aumento del salario mínimo.
7. (tract of land)
a. el ejido
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We take our sheep out to graze on the commons.Llevamos las ovejas a pastar al ejido.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
socialist(
so
-
shuhl
-
ihst
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (politics)
a. el socialista
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la socialista
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The socialists within the government were totally against the austerity measures.Los socialistas del gobierno estaban totalmente en contra de las medidas de austeridad.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (politics)
a. socialista
He's abandoned his socialist principles and gone over to the centre.Abandonó sus principios socialistas y se pasó al centro.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS