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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (storage box)
a. trunk
Solo uso el baúl de mi abuela para guardar libros y álbumes de fotos.I just use my grandmother's trunk to store books and photo albums.
2. (automobile)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. trunk
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Puse todas nuestras maletas en el baúl. ¡Ya podemos partir!I put all of our suitcases in the trunk. We're ready to go!
b. boot (United Kingdom)
Ya no queda lugar en el baúl. Vas a tener que llevar tu bolso en el asiento delantero.There's no more room in the boot. You'll have to carry your bag with you in the front seat.
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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. (cofre)
a. trunk
2. (maletero)
a. boot (United Kingdom)
b. trunk
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
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1 (arca) trunk
el baúl de los recuerdos the back of the mind
baúl armario wardrobe trunk
baúl camarote cabin trunk
baúl de viaje portmanteau
baúl mundo large trunk; Saratoga trunk
baúl ropero wardrobe trunk
2 (Latinoamérica) (Automóviles) boot; trunk; (EEUU)
3 (vientre) belly
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¿Puedes ayudarme a poner las maletas en el baúl?
Can you please help me to put the suitcases inside the trunk?
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