cart
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cart(
kart
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (vehicle drawn by horses)
a. el carro
(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).
He hitched the horses up to the cart.Enganchó los caballos al carro.
b. 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).
(smaller)
An cart pulled by oxen went slowly up the track.Una carreta tirada por bueyes avanzaba lentamente por la senda.
2. (handcart)
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).
He was pushing a cart that contained all his worldly possessions.Empujaba una carretilla que contenía todos sus bienes materiales.
3. (for shopping)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el carrito
(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 was emptying my cart at the checkout when my sister called me.Estaba vaciando mi carrito en la caja cuando me llamó mi hermana.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to transport)
a. acarrear
How are we going to cart the bricks over there?¿Cómo vamos a acarrear los ladrillos hasta allá?
b. cargar con
I've been carting this suitcase around all day.He estado todo el día cargando con esta valija.
c. llevar
There's a lot of rubble that the builders will have to cart to the dump.Hay muchos escombros que los albañiles van a tener que llevar al basural.
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cart
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (drawn by horse)
a. la carro m, 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).
2. (in supermarket)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el carrito
(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).
3. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to put the cart before the horseempezar la casa por el tejado
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (colloquial)
a. cargar con (carry)
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cart [kɑːt]
noun
(horse-drawn) carro (m); (heavy) carretón (m); (hand cart) carretilla (f); carro (m) de mano; (US) (for shopping) carrito (m); (US) (motorized) cochecito (m)
Cara are prohibited, so transportation is by electric cart
to put the cart before the horse empezar la casa por el tejado
transitive verb
llevar; acarrear
I had to cart his books about all day tuve que cargar con sus libros todo el día
modifier
cart track (n) (rut) carril (m); rodada (f); (road) camino (m) (para carros)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "cart"
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shopping cart
el carrito
golf cart
el cochecito de golf
add to cart
agregar al carrito
food cart
el carrito de comida
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