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"Glueing" is a form of "glue", a noun which is often translated as "el pegamento". "Gluing" is a phrase which is often translated as "pegadura". Learn more about the difference between "gluing" and "glueing" below.
gluing
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (act of gluing)
a. la pegadura
(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 works on the gluing line at a toy factory.Trabaja en la línea de pegadura en una fábrica de juguetes.
b. la encoladura
(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 gluing is the hardest part of the process, so pay close attention to the instructions.La encoladura es la parte más difícil del proceso, así que pon mucha atención a las instrucciones.
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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. (adhesive)
a. el pegamento
(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).
(semi-liquid)
Apply the glue and press the parts together.Aplique el pegamento y presione las piezas para juntarlas.
b. la pega
(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).
(semi-liquid)
This glue only takes ten seconds to dry.Esta pega solo toma diez segundos para secarse.
c. la cola
(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).
(paste)
Put glue in the hole and push the chair leg into it.Ponga cola en el agujero e introduzca la pata de la silla.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to join with glue)
a. pegar
Glue the parts together and wait 30 seconds.Pegue las piezas y espere 30 segundos.
b. encolar
I glued the four parts of the frame into place.Encolé las cuatro partes del marco.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to pay close attention to)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Everyone had their eyes glued to the doorway.Nadie apartaba la vista de la puerta.
We're glued to the television when our favorite show is on.Estamos pegados al televisor cuando ponen nuestro programa favorito.
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