Quick answer
"Loafer" is a noun which is often translated as "el holgazán", and "moccasin" is a noun which is often translated as "el mocasín". Learn more about the difference between "loafer" and "moccasin" below.
loafer(
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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. (lazy person)
a. el holgazán
(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 holgazana
(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).
Jake was a loafer who hadn't worked one day in his life.Jake era un holgazán que no había trabajado un día en su vida.
Melissa realized Marco was a loafer, so she turned him down when he asked her to marry him.Melissa se dio cuenta de que Marco era un holgazán, así que lo rechazó cuando le pidió que se casara con él.
b. el haragán
(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 haragana
(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).
Uncle Ned likes to complain about the people he calls loafers looking for work in front of the hardware store.A tío Ned le gusta quejarse de las personas, a las que llama haraganas, que buscan trabajo delante de la ferretería.
c. el vago
(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 vaga
(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).
Patty was a loafer, only interested in finding someone who could support her in her extravagant lifestyle.Patty era una vaga que nada más buscaba quien la mantuviera a ella y su estilo de vida extravagante.
d. el gandul
(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 gandula
(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).
Marina wondered why she was such a loafer that always put things off to the last moment.Marina se preguntaba por qué era una gandula que siempre dejaba todo para el final.
2. (footwear)
a. el mocasín
(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).
Adam is wearing loafers and a vest.Adam lleva mocasines y un chaleco.
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moccasin
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (clothing)
a. el mocasín
(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).
Moccasins match well with jeans.Los mocasines van bien con jeans.
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