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chancla
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chancla(
chahng
-
klah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (light sandal)
a. flip-flop
Yo a la playa me voy en chanclas.I go to the beach in flip-flops.
Dejamos las chanclas en las rocas y nos metimos al agua.We left our flip-flops on the rocks and got into the water.
b. thong (Australia)
Siempre que va a un hotel, se ducha con las chanclas puestas.Whenever he stays in a hotel, he showers with his thongs on.
2. (indoor shoe)
a. slipper
¿Viste mis chanclas? - Las dejaste junto a la cama.Did you see my slippers? - You left them by the bed.
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chancla
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sandalia)
a. backless sandal
2. (para la playa)
a. flip-flop (United Kingdom)
b. thong
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chancla
1 (zapatilla) flip-flop; thong; (EEUU)
2 (zapato viejo) old shoe
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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