plural noun
1. (clothing) 
Todas las bailarinas llevaban calentadores en los ensayos.All the dancers were wearing legwarmers during the rehearsals.
masculine noun
2. (device for heating water) 
a. heater 
El calentador estaba al máximo y por eso el agua del grifo abrasaba.The heater was set to maximum and because of that the water from the faucet was boiling.
El calentador se estropeó y me tuve que duchar con agua fría.The water heater broke down and I had to take a shower in cold water.
3. (device for warming a room or an object) 
a. heater 
En invierno coloco el calentador cerca del sofá para no pasar frío.In winter I place the heater near the sofa to keep from being cold.
1. (aparato) 
a. heater 
calentador de aguawater heater
2. (prenda) 
a. no direct translation 
calentador de agua water heater
calentador de cama (Hist) bedwarmer; warming pan
calentador de gas gas-fired boiler o water heater
calentador de inmersión immersion heater
calentador eléctrico electric fire
calentadores de piernas legwarmers
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