curfew
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curfew(
kuhr
-
fyu
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (legal restriction)
a. el toque de queda
(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 government has established a curfew in that district after the attacks.El gobierno ha establecido un toque de queda en ese distrito después del ataque.
2. (parental restriction)
a. el toque de queda
(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).
You can go to the movies with your boyfriend, but don't forget; curfew is at 11 o'clock.Puedes ir al cine con tu novio, pero no lo olvides: el toque de queda es a las 11.
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curfew
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el toque de queda
(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).
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curfew [ˈkɜːfjuː]
noun
toque (m) de queda
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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