Quick answer
"Customer" is a noun which is often translated as "el/la cliente", and "yard" is a noun which is often translated as "el patio". Learn more about the difference between "customer" and "yard" below.
customer(
kuhs
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tuh
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muhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (buyer)
a. el cliente
(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 cliente
(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).
There is a customer waiting at register seven.Hay un cliente esperando en la caja siete.
b. la clienta
(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).
She is one of our best customers.Es una de nuestras mejores clientas.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(person)
a. el tipo
(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 tipa
(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).
Frankie is a strange customer.Frankie es un tipo raro.
b. el tío
(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 tía
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Patricia is a tough customer.Patricia es una tía dura.
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yard(
yard
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (outdoor area)
a. el patio
(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 teacher called the students in from the yard.La maestra les dijo a los alumnos que entraran del patio.
b. el jardín
(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 want a large yard where our dog can run around.Queremos un jardín grande donde pueda correr el perro.
2. (unit of measurement)
a. la yarda
(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 length of an American football field is 100 yards.La longitud de un campo de fútbol americano es de 100 yardas.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to store)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. almacenar
With their increased production, the logging firm was going to have to review their yarding needs.Ahora que había incrementado su producción, la compañía maderera tendría que reconsiderar qué espacio necesitaba para almacenar los tablones.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (to gather as a herd)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. agruparse en manada
As the heavy snow fell, the deer started yarding together.A medida que caía la intensa nevada, los ciervos comenzaron a agruparse en manada.
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