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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (distinction)
a. el contraste
(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).
(M)
The contrast in weather between New York and Rio de Janeiro in January could not be more stark.El contraste del tiempo en enero entre Nueva York y Río de Janeiro no podría ser más marcado.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (to create contrast)
a. contrastar
You should add some colorful cushions to contrast with the beige sofa.Deberías agregar unos cojines coloridos para contrastar con el sofá beis.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (to create contrast)
a. contrastar
We contrasted Hemingway with Steinbeck in my American Literature class.Contrastamos Hemingway con Steinbeck en mi clase de literatura americana.
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contrast
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el contraste
(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).
(M)
in contrast with or toen contraste con
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (general)
a.
to contrast something with somethingcontrastar or comparar algo con algo or algo y algo
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
3. (general)
a. contrastar
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contrast
noun
[ˈkɒntrɑːst] (gen) contraste (m)
in contrast to or with a diferencia de; en contraste con; to form a contrast to or with contrastar con
transitive verb
[kənˈtrɑːst]
to contrast with comparar con; contrastar con
intransitive verb
[kənˈtrɑːst]
to contrast with contrastar con; hacer contraste con
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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