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deck(
dehk
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (terrace)
a. la terraza
(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).
(F)
Gina went out on the deck to get some sun.Gina salió a la terraza para asolearse.
Rick is on the deck getting everything ready for the barbecue.Rick está en la terraza preparando todo para la parrillada.
2. (pack of cards)
a. la baraja
(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).
(F)
It's your turn to cut the deck.Te toca cortar la baraja.
b. el mazo
(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)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Hand the deck to Juan so he can deal.Pásale el mazo a Juan para que reparta.
3. (nautical)
a. la cubierta
(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).
(F)
The captain ordered the sailor to scrub the deck.El capitán ordenó al marinero que fregara la cubierta.
4. (level)
a. el piso
(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)
(of bus)
We sat on the upper deck to get a better view of the city.Nos sentamos en el piso de arriba para poder ver mejor la ciudad.
b. el nivel
(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)
We got seats on the upper deck of Yankee Stadium.Conseguimos asientos en el nivel más alto del estadio de los Yankees.
5. (audio)
a. la pletina
(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).
(F)
(for cassettes)
This deck is too old and doesn't play cassettes any more.Esta pletina es demasiado vieja y ya no toca cassettes.
b. la pletina
(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).
(F)
(for records)
DJs have made decks popular again.Los disc-jockeys han puesto las pletinas de moda de nuevo.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
6.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to knock down)
a. derribar de un golpe
Rodrigo insulted Mark's mother, so Mark decked him.Rodrigo insultó a la madre de Mark así que Mark lo derribó de un golpe.
b. tumbar
Esteban lost the money his brother gave him for safekeeping, so his brother decked him.Esteban perdió el dinero que su hermano le dio para cuidar, así que su hermano lo tumbó.
7. (to adorn; used with "with")
a. adornar
The children decked the tree with hand-made decorations.Los niños adornaron el árbol con adornos hechos a mano.
b. engalanar
The streets were decked with flowers for the spring festival.Se engalanaron las calles con flores para el festival de primavera.
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deck
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of ship)
a. la cubierta
(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).
(F)
on decken cubierta
deck chairtumbona f, hamaca f
top/bottom deckpiso m de arriba/abajo
cassette or tape deckpletina f
deck of cardsbaraja f
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (general)
a.
to deck oneself out in somethingengalanarse con algo
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deck [dek]
noun
1 (Náut) cubierta (f)
to go up on deck subir a la cubierta; below deck bajo cubierta
2 (wooden flooring) suelo (m) de madera
3 [of bus] piso (m)
top or upper deck piso (m) de arriba; bottom or lower deck piso (m) de abajo
4 especially (US) [of cards] baraja (f)
5 (also record deck) tocadiscos (m);(also cassette deck) pletina (f)
6 (US) (Drugs) saquito (m) de heroína
7
to clear the decks despejar el terreno
to hit the deck caer al suelo
he hit the deck
transitive verb
1 (also deck out) [+room] adornar; engalanar;with con; [+person] ataviar; engalanar;with con
all decked out [+room] adornado; todo engalanado; [+person] de punta en blanco
2 (knock down) derribar de un golpe
modifier
deck cabin (n) cabina (f) de cubierta
deck cargo (n) carga (f) de cubierta
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