bedroom
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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. (room for sleeping)
a. el cuarto
(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).
My dog came into the bedroom to wake me up.Mi perro entró al cuarto para despertarme.
b. la habitación
(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 share my bedroom with my little sister.Comparto la habitación con mi hermana pequeña.
c. el dormitorio
(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 bought new drapes for my bedroom.Me compré cortinas nuevas para el dormitorio.
d. la recámara
(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).
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in Panama
(Panama)
Our bedroom has a four-poster bed.Nuestra recámara tiene una cama con dosel.
e. la alcoba
(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 have to buy a nightstand for my bedroom.Tengo que comprar una mesita de noche para mi alcoba.
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bedroom
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (in house)
a. la dormitorio m, habitación
(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).
b. la recámara
(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 hotel)
a. la habitación
(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).
b. el cuarto
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
c. la recámara
(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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bedroom [ˈbedrʊm]
noun
dormitorio (m); habitación (f); recámara (f); (CAm) (Méx)
three-bedroom flat piso (m) or departamento (m) de tres dormitorios; (LAm)
modifier
bedroom eyes (n) ojos (m) seductores
bedroom farce (n) (Teat) comedia (f) de alcoba
bedroom slippers (n) pantuflas (f); zapatillas (f); (Esp)
bedroom suburb (n) (US) ciudad (f) dormitorio
bedroom suite (n) juego (m) de muebles para dormitorio
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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