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jeans

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jeans(
jinz
)
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (clothing)
a. los vaqueros
(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).
Fred put on his jeans and went to work in the mine.Fred se puso los vaqueros y se fue a trabajar en la mina.
b. los jeans
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
I love those black jeans.Me encantan esos jeans negros.
c. el jean
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Sam put on jeans and walked to the park.Sam se puso un jean y caminó al parque.
d. el bluyín
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Should I buy these skinny jeans or those black pants?¿Me compro este bluyín ceñido o esos pantalones negros?
e. el pantalón de mezclilla
(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).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Jeans are this generation's uniform.El pantalón de mezclilla es el uniforme de esta generación.
f. los bluejeans
(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).
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
I can't believe Oscar is wearing jeans to this wedding.No puedo creer que Oscar tenga puesto bluejeans en esta boda.
g. el mahón
(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).
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
Él suele llevar los mismos mahones cinco días seguidos.He usually wears the same jeans five days in a row.
h. los tejanos
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Where did you buy those jeans?¿Dónde compraste esos tejanos?
jean
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (material)
a. de jean
I like your jean purse. - Thanks! I made it myself.Me gusta tu bolso de jean. - ¡Gracias! Lo hice yo misma.
b. vaquero
Jean jackets were very popular back then.Las chaquetas vaqueras eran muy populares en aquel entonces.
c. de mezclilla (Andes)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
You look really good in that jean skirt.Te ves muy linda con esa falda de mezclilla.
d.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
My dad wears jean shorts in the summer.Mi papá viste de vaqueros cortos en verano.
These jean shorts are very comfortable.Estos jeans cortos son muy cómodos.
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jeans
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el (pantalones mpl) vaqueros
(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).
b. el bluyín
(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).
c. el bluejeans
(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).
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
d. el pantalones de mezclilla
(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).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a pair of jeansunos (pantalones) vaqueros
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jeans [dʒiːnz]
plural noun
vaqueros (m); bluejeans (m); especially (LAm)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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