attendant
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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. (occupation)
a. el encargado
(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).
, la encargada
(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).
I tipped the bathroom attendant after he handed me a towel.Le di una propina al encargado del baño depués de pasarme una toalla.
b. el guarda
(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).
, la guarda
(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).
The parking attendant walks around to make sure no one tries to steal anything.El guarda del estacionamiento hace rondines para evitar que se robe algo.
c. el acomodador
(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).
, la acomodadora
(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).
The theater attendant directed us to our seats.El acomodador del teatro nos indicó dónde estaban nuestros asientos.
2. (attendee)
a. el asistente
(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).
All the attendants said the meeting went off well.Todos los asistentes dijeron que la junta salió bien.
3. (royal servant)
a. el miembro del séquito
(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).
Paul has been an attendant in the king's household for 20 years.Paul he sido miembro del séquito del rey durante 20 años.
b. el séquito
(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).
(collective noun)
The prince joined the airforce and, for the first time in his life, lived without his attendants.El príncipe se alistó en la fuerza aérea y, por primera vez en su vida, vivió sin su séquito.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (associated)
a. concomitante
He didn't get elected because he was the best choice, but due to attendant circumstances.No fue elegido por ser la mejor opción, sino por las circunstancias concomitantes.
b. que conlleva
Clara found fame thanks to the Internet, but now wants to run from its attendant consequences.Clara encontró la fama gracias al Internet, pero ahora se quiere huir de las consecuencias que conlleva.
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attendant
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (in museum)
a. el vigilante
(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).
la vigilante
(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).
2. (in car park, cloakroom)
a. el encargado(a)
(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).
la encargado(a)
(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).
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attendant [əˈtendənt]
noun
1 (in car park, museum) guarda (m); celadoraceladora (m) (f);a celadora (Teat) acomodadoraacomodadora (m) (f);a acomodadora (at wedding etc) acompañante (m)
2 (servant) sirvienteasirvienta (m) (f);a sirvienta
the prince and his attendants el príncipe y su séquito
adjective
1 (associated) relacionado; concomitante
the attendant circumstances las circunstancias concomitantes; the attendant difficulties las dificultades intrínsecas; old age and its attendant ills la vejez y los achaques correspondientes; the risks attendant on the exploration of the unknown los riesgos que conlleva la exploración de lo desconocido
...the social disruption attendant on such a war ... the inevitable hardships attendant upon travel in remote areas
2 (accompanying) de compañía
...the attendant priestesses He regarded the attendant constable with shrewd appraisal Stella was a delight as the Virgin, while Bluebell charmed everyone as her attendant nymph
the attendant crowd la gente que asistía; to be attendant (up)on sb atender a algn
The Assassins were themselves killed by /the emirs attendant on Saladin/ A group of opulent-looking foreigners was entering an elevator, followed by several others in somewhat less expensive clothes, who seemed to be attendant upon them
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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