craft
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craft(
krahft
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (trade)
a. el oficio
(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).
My grandfather taught me the traditional craft of woodworking.Mi abuelo me enseñó el oficio tradicional de carpintería.
b. el arte
(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).
It took me five years to perfect my craft as an artist.Perfeccionar mi arte me llevó cinco años como artista.
2. (transport)
a. la embarcación
(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 craft was severely damaged and sank to the ocean floor.La embarcación estaba gravemente dañada y se hundió hasta el fondo del mar.
b. la nave
(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).
Our fighters were ordered to shoot down four unidentified craft.Ordenaron que nuestros cazas derribaran cuatro naves que no se identificaron.
3. (cunning)
a. la maña
(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).
He solved the riddle through craft and patience.Resolvió el acertijo con maña y paciencia.
b. la astucia
(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 little boy used his craft to outwit the school bullies.El niño utilizó su astucia para burlar a los abusadores de la escuela.
c. la destreza
(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).
He traveled the world thanks to his talent and craft.Viajó por el mundo gracias a su talento y su destreza.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to create)
a. confeccionar
The figurine was crafted in the 18th century.La estatuilla se confeccionó en el siglo XVIII.
b. elaborar
The young director crafted the thriller beautifully.El joven director elaboró el thriller magníficamente.
crafts
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
5. (handicraft)
a. la artesanía
(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).
At the fair you can buy crafts and leather goods.En la feria puedes comprar artesanía y productos de marroquinería.
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craft
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (boat)
a. la embarcación
(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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craft [krɑːft]
noun
1 (trade) oficio (m)
2 (no pl) (skill) destreza (f); habilidad (f)
3 (handicraft) artesanía (f)
arts and crafts artesanías (f)
4 (cunning) astucia (f); maña (f)
5 (boat) (pl inv) barco (m); embarcación (f)
transitive verb
hacer (a mano)
crafted products productos (m) de artesanía
modifier
craft fair (n) feria (f) de artesanía
Find out if any jumble sales or craft fairs are being held at the school in the near future
craft union (n) sindicato (m) de obreros especializados
craft work (n) artesanía (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "craft"
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craft beer
la cerveza artesanal
craft store
tienda de artesanías
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