masculine noun
1. (furniture) 
a. cot (United States) 
El catre en el que tuve que dormir era muy incómodo.The cot I had to sleep on was very uncomfortable.
b. camp bed (United Kingdom) 
En el hospital de campaña no había suficientes catres para los heridos.The field hospital didn't have enough camp beds for the wounded.
c. folding bed (pliable) 
Mariano va a dormir en el catre y Nicolás en el sofá.Mariano will sleep on the folding bed and Nicolas on the couch.
1. (cama) 
a. camp bed 
b. cot (United States) 
2. (colloquial) 
a. no direct translation 
irse al catreto hit the sack to hit the hay
1 (litera) cot
cambiar el catre to change the subject
catre de tijera catre de viento campbed; folding bed
2 (cama) bed
catre de balsa (S. Cone) (barquito) raft
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