Quick answer
"Warehouse" is a noun which is often translated as "el almacén", and "store" is a noun which is often translated as "la tienda". Learn more about the difference between "warehouse" and "store" below.
warehouse(
wehr
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haus
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (building)
a. el almacén
(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).
My uncle operates a forklift in a warehouse.Mi tío opera un montacargas en un almacén.
b. el depósito
(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).
The distribution company began construction on a warehouse.La empresa de distribución comenzó la construcción de un depósito.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to store)
a. almacenar
My boss decided to warehouse the extra timber.Mi jefe decidió almacenar la madera extra.
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store(
stawr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (shop)
a. la tienda
(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).
We went to the store to buy some towels.Fuimos a la tienda a comprar unas toallas.
2. (department store) (United Kingdom)
a. los grandes almacenes
(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).
I'm going clothes shopping in the store downtown.Voy a comprar ropa en los grandes almacenes en el centro.
3. (provision)
a. la reserva
(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).
We keep a store of bottled water and canned food in case of emergency.Tenemos una reserva de agua embotellada y comida enlatada en caso de emergencia.
b. el cúmulo
(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).
(of memories or ideas)
The photos will provide a store of memories to look back on.Las fotos representarán un cúmulo de recuerdos que podremos revivir.
4. (warehouse)
a. el almacén
(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).
They keep most of the merchandise in the store.Guardan la mayoría de la mercancía en el almacén.
b. el depósito
(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).
Most of the library's books are kept in the store.La mayoría de los libros de la biblioteca están guardados en el depósito.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
5. (to keep)
a. guardar
Cookies should be stored in an airtight container.Las galletas se deben guardar en un recipiente hermético.
6. (computing)
a. almacenar
My computer can store a lot of data.Mi computadora puede almacenar muchos datos.
7. (to put in storage)
a. mandar a un guardamuebles
I'll have to store some of my furniture when I rent the house.Voy a tener que mandar algunos de mis muebles a un guardamuebles cuando alquile la casa.
8. (physics)
a. acumular
Potential energy is the energy stored by a body.La energía potencial es la energía acumulada en un cuerpo.
9. (to supply)
a. abastecer
They stored the factory with raw materials.Abastecieron la fábrica con materias primas.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
10. (to be preserved)
a. conservarse
These vegetables don't store well in the heat.Estas verduras no se conservan bien en el calor.
stores
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
11. (supplies)
a. las provisiones
(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).
Stores were running low.Las provisiones están empezando a faltar.
b. los pertrechos
(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).
(military)
The troops had to be supplied with arms and stores.Había que abastecer a las tropas de armas y pertrechos.
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