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"Entrada" is a noun which is often translated as "entry", and "material" is an adjective which is often translated as "physical". Learn more about the difference between "entrada" and "material" below.
entrada(
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trah
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dah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (act of entering)
a. entry
La soprano cantó durante la entrada de la novia en la iglesia.The soprano sang during the bride's entry into the church.
b. entrance
Anunciaba su entrada después de la escuela al grito de: "¿Qué vamos a cenar?".He used to announce his entrance after school with a cry of: "What are we having for dinner?"
c. arrival
Estoy esperando la entrada de un correo importante.I'm waiting for the arrival of an important email.
2. (to an organization)
a. entry
Turquía aún no ha logrado la entrada en la UE.Turkey hasn't achieved entry to the EU yet.
b. admission
A Fred se le prohibió la entrada al club por pelear con una mesera.Fred was denied admission to the club for fighting with a waitress.
3. (access area)
a. entrance
Esta es la entrada principal al museo.This is the museum's main entrance.
4. (lobby)
a. foyer
Señor Rodríguez, favor de coger un teléfono en la entrada.Mr. Rodriguez, please pick up a telephone in the foyer.
b. entrance hall
Tienen una entrada muy elegante en su casa.They have a very elegant entrance hall in their home.
c. hall
Colgó su sombrero en un perchero en la entrada.He hung his hat on a rack in the hall.
5. (pass)
a. ticket
Las entradas se están vendiendo por 200 dólares.Tickets are being sold for $200.
6. (public)
a. attendance
La entrada al festival se vio afectada por la lluvia.Attendance at the festival was affected by the rain.
b. audience (theater)
La obra ha sido un éxito. Hemos logrado una entrada casi del 100 % todas las noches.The play has been a success. We’ve had an audience at almost 100% every night.
c. crowd (sports)
Desde que el equipo ganó el campeonato, siempre contamos con una buena entrada.Since the team won the championship, we always get a good crowd.
7. (money collected)
a. receipts
La entrada de la nueva película batió todos los récords.The receipts for the new movie broke all the records.
b. takings
La entrada en taquilla fue menor de la esperada.Takings at the box office were less than expected.
c. gate receipts
La entrada del partido del sábado ha superado el millón de euros.The gate receipts for Saturday’s game have exceeded a million euros.
8. (onset)
a. start
La película tiene una entrada trepidante.The start of the film is really fast.
b. beginning
La entrada de la primavera me hace feliz.The beginning of spring makes me happy.
9. (culinary)
a. starter
Quiero apio y aderezo ranchero de entrada.I want some celery, and ranch dressing for a starter.
10. (earnings)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. income
Claudia perdió su única entrada cuando se quebró la empresa.Claudia lost her only income when the company went bankrupt.
11. (first payment)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. down payment
Ricardo dejó una entrada del 5% para comprar su coche nuevo.Ricardo left a down payment of 5% to buy his new car.
b. deposit
Dio una entrada de 8000 dólares para la compra del apartamento.She gave a deposit of $8,000 for the apartment's purchase.
12. (in machines, devices etc)
a. inlet
Limpia el filtro de entrada de la lavadora.Clean the washing machine inlet filter.
b. intake
Instale la válvula de entrada de aire en el extremo de la manguera.Install the air intake valve at the end of the hose.
c. input
La tele no funciona porque no conectaste el cable a la conexión de entrada.The TV isn't working because you didn't connect the cable to the input jack.
13. (computing)
a. input
Programe la velocidad a través del panel de entrada digital.Program the speed via the digital input panel.
14. (music)
a. entry
El solista hizo su entrada después de la coda de violín.The soloist made his entry after the violin coda.
15. (bookkeeping)
a. entry
Encontré una entrada en el libro mayor de 5000 dólares por la fiesta de Navidad de los empleados.I found an entry in the general ledger for $5,000 for the employees’ Christmas party.
16. (in dictionaries, encyclopedias etc)
a. entry
Esta es una de las entradas más largas del diccionario.This is one of the longest entries in the dictionary.
17. (sports)
a. tackle
La entrada al número 49 les dio otra oportunidad de ganar.Number 49's tackle gave them another chance to win.
entradas
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
18. (partial baldness)
a. receding hairline
Ya se le ven las entradas a Enrique.Enrique’s receding hairline is beginning to show.
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material(
mah
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teh
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ryahl
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (tangible)
a. physical
El ladrón no ocasionó daños materiales en la vivienda.The thief did not cause any physical damage to the property.
b. material
La policía encontró la prueba material del delito en casa del acusado.The police found the material evidence of the crime in the defendant's house.
2. (value, consequences etc)
a. material
Estaba muy apegada a los bienes materiales hasta que sufrió aquel accidente.She cared a lot about material possessions until she had that road accident.
3. (real)
a. actual
No tengo tiempo material para hacer nada de ejercicio.I have no actual time to do any exercise.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
4. (substance)
a. material
¿De qué material está hecho el escritorio de tu oficina?What material is your office desk made of?
5. (machines, tools etc)
a. equipment
¿Han traído todo el material para hacer el trabajo?Have you brought all the equipment to do the job?
b. materials
Vendemos material de construcción.We sell building materials.
6. (animal skin)
a. leather
Cómprate unos buenos zapatos de material, no esto.Buy yourself a good pair of leather shoes, not this.
7. (building material)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. bricks
Las casas de este pueblo están hechas de material.The houses of this town are made of bricks.
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