ten
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (number)
a. diez
My son will be ten years old this Friday.Mi hijo cumple diez años este viernes.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (number)
a. el diez
(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).
Five plus five makes ten.Cinco más cinco son diez.
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ten
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (number)
a. el diez
(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).
2. (idioms)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
they're ten a pennylos hay a patadas
ten to one he'll find outme apuesto el cuello a que lo descubrirá
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (general)
a. diez
the Ten Commandmentslos Diez Mandamientos
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ten [ten]
adjective
pronoun
diez
noun
(numeral) diez (m)
tens of thousands decenas de miles; ten to one he'll be late te apuesto que llega tarde
they're ten a penny se encuentran en todas partes
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