Quick answer
"Wanted" is an adjective which is often translated as "buscado", and "housemate" is a noun which is often translated as "el compañero de apartamento". Learn more about the difference between "wanted" and "housemate" below.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (sought for questioning)
a. buscado
He's on the wanted list for acts of terrorism.Está en la lista de personas buscadas por actos de terrorismo.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (in adverts)
a. se busca
Wanted: people to work from home.Se busca: gente para trabajar desde casa
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housemate
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el compañero de apartamento
(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 compañera de apartamento
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
You have a crush on my housemate? I can introduce you to him if you want.¿Te gusta mi compañero de apartamento? Puedo presentártelo si quieres.
b. el compañero de departamento
(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 compañera de departamento
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
My housemate never takes the garbage out.Mi compañera de departamento nunca saca la basura.
c. el compañero de piso
(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 compañera de piso
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Adriana is looking for a housemate to share expenses at her apartment downtown.Adriana está buscando una compañera de piso para compartir los gastos de su piso en el centro.
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