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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (tool)
a. opener
El abridor está en el cajón de los artilugios de cocina.The opener is in the drawer with the kitchen tools..
b. bottle opener (for bottles)
No tengo abridor así que tendré que abrir la cerveza de otra forma.I don't have a bottle opener, so I'll have to find some other way to open the beer.
c. can opener (for cans)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
No fui capaz de abrir la lata de salsa de tomate porque no tenía abridor.I couldn't open the can of tomato sauce because I didn't have a can opener.
d. tin opener (for cans) (United Kingdom)
Tim puso atún y un abridor en una bolsa para el almuerzo.Tim put some tunafish and a tin opener in a sack for his lunch.
2. (fruit)
Regionalism used in Ecuador
Regionalism used in Peru
a. freestone peach
Los abridores son deliciosos y jugosos.Freestone peaches are juicy and delicious.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (abrebotellas)
a. (bottle) opener
2. (abrelatas)
a. (can) opener
b. (tin) opener (United Kingdom)
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[de botellas] bottle opener; [de latas] tin opener; can opener; (EEUU)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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