chef
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chef(
shehf
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (profession)
a. el chef
(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).
, la chef
(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).
We are going to eat at chef Jamie Oliver's restaurant.Vamos a comer en el restaurante del chef Jamie Oliver.
b. el jefe de cocina
(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).
, la jefa de cocina
(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).
The chef is very demanding, but the results are fantastic.La jefa de cocina es muy exigente, pero los resultados son sensacionales.
2. (skilled home cook)
a. el cocinero
(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).
, la cocinera
(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).
My sister-in-law is an amazing chef.Mi cuñada es una cocinera extraordinaria.
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chef
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el chef m, jefe(a) de cocina
(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).
la chef m, jefe(a) de cocina
(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).
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chef [ʃef]
noun
cocineroacocinera (m) (f) jefeajefa;a cocinera a jefa chef (m)
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chef
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Usage note
The plural of "chef" is "chefs."
el chef, la chef(
chehf
)
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (culinary)
a. chef
El chef del restaurante nuevo estudió en El Cordon Azul.The chef at the new restaurant studied at the Cordon Bleu.
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chef
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. chef
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
chef
chefs (plural) chef
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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