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"Boleto" is a noun which is often translated as "ticket", and "billete" is a noun which is also often translated as "ticket". Learn more about the difference between "boleto" and "billete" below.
boleto(
boh
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leh
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toh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (transport)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. ticket
Compré los boletos para volar a Nueva York.I bought my tickets to fly to New York.
2. (admission)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. ticket
Dos días antes del concierto, se agotaron todos los boletos.Two days before the concert, all tickets were sold out.
3. (lottery)
a. ticket
Compré cuatro boletos para el sorteo.I bought four tickets for the raffle.
4. (betting slip)
a. coupon
Puede encontrar boletos para diferentes deportes en su tienda más cercana.You can find coupons for different sports in your local shop.
5. (legal agreement)
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
a. contract
El boleto lo firmaron las partes interesadas.The contract was signed by all concerned parties.
6. (issue)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. problem
La grua se está llevando el carro del vecino. - Ni modo, ese no es mi boleto.Your neighbor's car is getting towed. - Oh well, that's not my problem.
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billete(
bee
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yeh
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teh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (for shows)
a. ticket
Tengo dos billetes gratis para el cine, ¿quieres venir?I have two free tickets to a movie. Do you want to come?
2. (for transportation)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. ticket
Ya tengo mis billetes para volar a Nueva York.I have my tickets to fly to New York.
3. (money)
a. bill
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El Ratoncito Pérez me dejó un billete de cinco dólares debajo de la almohada.The Tooth Fairy left me a five-dollar bill under the pillow.
b. note (United Kingdom)
Tengo que sacar billetes de un cajero automático.I need to withdraw some notes from a cash machine.
4. (for the lottery)
a. ticket
Me compré unos billetes de lotería y todavía no los he comprobado.I bought some lotto tickets and haven't checked them yet.
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