crew
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crew(
kru
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (personnel)
a. la tripulación
(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).
(of a plane or a ship)
The crew prepared the plane's cabin for takeoff.La tripulación preparó la cabina del avión para el despegue.
The crew would like to thank you all for flying with us.La tripulación quiere agradecerles por haber volado con nosotros.
b. el personal
(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).
The ambulance crew was on the scene of the accident in minutes.El personal de ambulancia llegó al lugar del accidente en pocos minutos.
c. el equipo
(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).
We can't start filming yet. The crew hasn't arrived.Todavía no podemos empezar a rodar. El equipo no ha llegado.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(social group)
a. la banda
(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).
I ran into Dylan and his crew at the movies on Saturday.Topé con Dylan y su banda en el cine el sábado.
b. la pandilla
(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).
Sarah and her whole crew are coming to the party.Sara y su pandilla entera vienen a la fiesta.
3. (sports)
a. el remo
(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).
I participated in crew all four years I was in college.Participé en el remo los cuatro años que estuve en la universidad.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (aviation, nautical)
a. tripular
The boat was crewed by experienced people.El barco estaba tripulado por personas con experiencia.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
5. (to serve on a vessel)
a. formar parte de la tripulación
In 1998, I crewed for Captain Gordon.En 1998, formé parte de la tripulación del capitán Gordon.
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crew [kruː]
noun
1 (Aer) (Náut) tripulación (f); (Navy) dotación (f); (excluding officers) marineros (m) rasos
three crew were drowned perecieron ahogados tres tripulantes
2 (Cine) (Rowing) (gen) (team) equipo (m);
3 (gang) pandilla (f); banda (f)
they looked a sorry crew daba lástima verlos
intransitive verb
to crew for sb hacer de tripulación para algn
transitive verb
tripular
modifier
crew cut (n) pelado (m) al rape
crew [kruː]
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "crew"
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film crew
equipo de filmación
crew member
el/la miembro de la tripulación
cabin crew
la tripulación de cabina
flight crew
la tripulación de vuelo
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