diez
diez(
dyehs
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (number)
a. ten
Solo había diez personas en la oficina hoy a causa de la nieve.There were only ten people in the office today because of the snow.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (number)
a. ten
Ella lleva un diez en su camiseta en honor a su jugadora favorita.She wears a ten on her jersey in honor of her favorite player.
b. tenth (in dates)
Celebraremos mi cumpleaños el diez de enero.We'll celebrate my birthday on the tenth of January.
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diez
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (nota)
a. A, top marks
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diez
adjective
pronoun
ten; (ordinal, en la fecha) tenth
las diez ten o'clock; un diez para Pérez ten out of ten for Pérez; le escribí el día diez I wrote to him on the tenth; hacer las diez de últimas (Naipes) to sweep the board; to queer one's own pitch; damage one's own cause
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