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"Reloj" is a noun which is often translated as "clock", and "comprar" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "to buy". Learn more about the difference between "reloj" and "comprar" below.
reloj(
rreh
-
lohh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (general)
a. clock
Decidimos colgar el reloj sobre la televisión.We decided to hang the clock above the television.
b. watch (on wrist)
Miró su reloj y se echó a correr.He looked at his watch and ran off.
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comprar(
kohm
-
prahr
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to acquire)
a. to buy
Cómprale algo bonito para su cumpleaños.Buy her something nice for her birthday.
b. to purchase
¿Le gustaría comprar ese artículo?Would you like to purchase that item?
2. (to bribe)
a. to buy off
Los políticos malvados intentaron comprar mi silencio.The evil politicians tried to buy me off.
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