Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
Una familia entera vivía en ese chamizo sin agua potable ni electricidad.A whole family was living in that shack without drinkable water or electricity.
b. thatched hut (straw roof)
Nos refugiamos de la lluvia en un chamizo que encontramos en mitad del bosque.We took shelter from the rain in a thatched hut we found in the middle of the forest.
2. (half-consumed log)
Unlock More Translations for Free
Learn more with unlimited dictionary access. Sign up for free today.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
a. thatched hut
2. (fam pey)
a. hovel, dive
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Translate chamizo using machine translatorsSee Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
The world’s largest Spanish dictionary
Conjugations for every Spanish verb
Learn vocabulary faster
Learn every rule and exception
Native-speaker video pronunciations
Word of the Day
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Learn offline on iOS
Learn Spanish faster