A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (pleasure trip)
a. cruise
Mi esposo y yo nos fuimos de crucero a las Bahamas para nuestra luna de miel.My husband and I took a cruise to the Bahamas for our honeymoon.
Estamos pensando en tomar un crucero por el mar Báltico el próximo año.We're thinking of taking a cruise around the Baltic Sea next year.
2. (ship)
a. cruise ship
El crucero que tomamos a México tenía una piscina y dos campos de tenis.The cruise ship we took to Mexico had a pool and two tennis courts.
b. cruiser (military)
En la Segunda Guerra Mundial, mi abuelo prestó servicio en un crucero de batalla.My grandfather served on a battle cruiser during World War II.
3. (architecture)
a. transept
El crucero y la cripta son ejemplos que muestran perfectamente el estilo arquitectónico gótico de la era cristiana.The transept and the crypt are perfect examples of Gothic Christian architecture.
4. (of roads)
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. crossroads
Dobla a la derecha en el siguiente crucero. La casa debe de estar por allí.Turn right at the next crossroads. The house should be over there.
5. (railroad)
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. crossing
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El accidente de hoy es el tercero que ocurre en un crucero de ferrocarril en poco más de un mes.Today's crash was the third incident at a railroad crossing in just over a month.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (viaje)
a. cruise
2. (barco)
a. cruiser
3. (de iglesias)
a. transept
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1 (barco) cruise ship; (cruise) liner; (Mil) cruiser
crucero de batalla battle cruiser
crucero de lujo luxury cruise ship; luxury (cruise) liner
crucero pesado heavy cruiser
2 (viaje) cruise
hacer un crucero to go on a cruise; velocidad de crucero cruising speed
crucero de placer crucero de recreo pleasure cruise
3 (Archit) [de templo] transept
4 (viga) crosspiece
5 (Automóviles) [de carreteras] crossroads; (Ferro) crossing
6 (persona) crossbearer
7 (Astronomía)
Crucero (Austral) Southern Cross
8 (misil) cruise missile
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