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"Fiancée" is a noun which is often translated as "la prometida", and "engaged" is an adjective which is often translated as "comprometido". Learn more about the difference between "fiancée" and "engaged" below.
fiancée(
fi
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sey
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la prometida
(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).
After two years of engagement, Rob and his fiancée finally announced their wedding date.Después de dos años de compromiso, Rob y su prometida finalmente anunciaron la fecha de la boda.
b. la novia
(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).
Danny and his fiancée like to go out dancing every weekend.A Danny y su novia les gusta salir a bailar cada fin de semana.
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engaged(
ehn
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geyjd
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (committed to marry)
a. comprometido
After only two months, the couple is already engaged.Después de solo dos meses, la pareja ya está comprometida.
2. (busy)
a. ocupado
She's engaged in her homework.Ella está ocupada haciendo su tarea.
3. (involved)
a. involucrado
How can we motivate staff and make them feel more engaged?¿Cómo podemos motivar a nuestros empleados y hacer que se sientan más involucrados?
4. (in use)
a. engranado
Right now the motor is fully engaged.Ahora mismo el motor está totalmente engranado.
5. (occupied) (United Kingdom)
a. ocupado
All the toilets were engaged.Todos los baños estaban ocupados.
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