barrow
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (handcart used by street vendors) (United Kingdom)
a. la carreta
(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 peasant girl sold oysters from her barrow out by the docks.La campesina vendía ostras con su carreta cerca del puerto.
b. el carretón
(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).
The merchants wheeled their barrows into the bazaar, ready to sell their wares.Los comerciantes empujaron sus carretones al bazar, listos para vender su mercancía.
2. (archaeology)
a. el túmulo
(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).
Instead of burying their dead underground, the members of this tribe built barrows.En vez de enterrar sus muertos bajo la tierra, los miembros de esta tribu construían túmulos.
3. (vehicle)
a. la carretilla
(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 construction workers loaded their barrows with debris from the construction site.Los trabajadores de la construcción cargaron sus carretillas con escombros de la obra.
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barrow
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (wheelbarrow)
a. la carretilla
(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 market) (United Kingdom)
a. la carreta
(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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barrow [ˈbærəʊ]
noun
(wheelbarrow) carretilla (f); (market stall) carreta (f);
modifier
barrow boy (n) (Britain) vendedor (m) callejero
barrow [ˈbærəʊ]
noun
(Archeol) túmulo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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