cama
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cama(
kah
-
mah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (furniture)
a. bed
Ella hace la cama todas las mañanas.She makes the bed every morning.
El espacio que tengo en mi cama doble es tan lujoso.The space I have in my double bed is so luxurious.
2. (automotive)
a. bed
Pusieron las cajas en la cama del camión.They put the boxes in the truck bed.
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cama
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. bed
estar en o guardar camato be confined to bed
hacer la camato make the bed
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
hacerle o ponerle la cama a alguiento plot against somebody
irse a la camato go to bed
cama de aguawater bed
cama dobledouble bed
cama de hospitalhospital bed
cama individualsingle bed
cama de matrimoniodouble bed
cama nidopull-out bed
cama de rayos UVAsunbed
cama turcadivan bed
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cama
1 bed
una cama para los invitados a spare bed; una habitación con dos camas a twin-bedded room; está en la cama durmiendo he's asleep in bed; he's in bed sleeping
caer en cama to fall ill
estar en cama to be in bed
guardar cama to stay in bed
hacer la cama to make the bed
irse a la cama to go to bed
llevarse a algn a la cama to get sb into bed
meterse en la cama to go to bed
mojar la cama to wet the bed; wet one's bed
cama camera three-quarter bed
cama de agua water bed
cama de campaña camp bed
cama de matrimonio double bed
cama de tijera folding bed
cama doble double bed
cama elástica trampoline
cama individual single bed
cama litera bunk bed
cama nido truckle bed; trundle bed; (EEUU)
cama plegable folding bed
cama redonda group sex
cama solar sunbed
cama turca divan bed
quien mala cama hace en ella yace you've made your bed and now you must lie in it
2 [de carro] floor
3 (Geología) layer
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