arsenal
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arsenal(
ar
-
sih
-
nuhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (collection of weapons)
a. el arsenal
(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).
Our army boasts a well-stocked arsenal of weapons.Nuestro ejército cuenta con un arsenal bien provisto de armas.
2. (storeroom for weapons)
a. el arsenal
(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 have to guard the arsenal, so that the enemy doesn't steal our weapons.Tengo que vigilar el arsenal para que el enemigo no robe nuestras armas.
3. (array of resources)
a. el arsenal
(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).
Luckily, I had an arsenal of supporting evidence to bolster my argument.Por suerte, tenía un arsenal de pruebas para reforzar mi argumentación.
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arsenal
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el arsenal
(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).
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arsenal [ˈɑːsɪnl]
noun
arsenal (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
arsenal
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
arsenal(
ahr
-
seh
-
nahl
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (military)
a. arsenal
Nos informaron de que el enemigo cuenta con un arsenal de armas de destrucción masiva.We were informed that the enemy has an arsenal of weapons of mass destruction.
2. (nautical)
a. navy yard
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
La fragata estaba atracada en el arsenal.The frigate was docked at the navy yard.
b. naval dockyard (United Kingdom)
La dotación debe presentarse en el arsenal para embarcar.The crew must report at the naval dockyard to board.
3. (collection)
a. mine
¡Vaya arsenal de paciencia tiene la abuela! Yo me volvería loca cuidando a tantos niños.What a mine of patience grandma has! I'd go crazy looking after that many children.
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arsenal
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de barcos)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. shipyard
2. (de armas)
a. arsenal
3. (de cosas, pruebas)
a. array
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arsenal
1 (Náutica) naval dockyard; (Mil) arsenal
el arsenal nuclear the nuclear arsenal
2 (conjunto numeroso) storehouse; mine
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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