A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (vehicle)
a. car
El automóvil que me compré es el más seguro del mercado.The car I bought is the safest on the market.
b. automobile
Tener un automóvil implica tener que pagar seguro, gasolina, etc.Having an automobile means having to pay for insurance, gasoline, etc.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (relating to cars)
a. automotive
La facturación de la industria automóvil no ha aumentado mucho desde 2010.Turnover in the automotive industry hasn't increased much since 2010.
b. auto
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
La tecnología automóvil avanza a un ritmo vertiginoso.Auto technology is progressing very fast.
c. motor
Ponme un ejemplo de vehículo automóvil. - Un camión.Give me an example of a motor vehicle. - A truck.
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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. (general)
a. car (United Kingdom)
b. automobile
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
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1 (autopropulsado) self-propelled
2 car; automobile; (EEUU)
car; automobile; (EEUU)
ir en automóvil to drive; go by car; travel by car
automóvil de alquiler hire car
automóvil de carreras racing car
automóvil de choque bumper car; dodgem; (Gran Bretaña)
automóvil de importación imported car; foreign car
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