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A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
He took off his grease-stained dungarees and put them to wash.Se quitó el mameluco manchado de grasa y lo puso a lavar.
c. el mono
Regionalism used in Spain
A cleaner in a pair of faded dungarees was mopping the floor.Un limpiador vestido con un mono desteñido fregaba el piso.
a. el pantalón de peto
The fashion designer has included dungarees in his latest collection.El diseñador de modas incluyó pantalones de peto en su última colección.
c. el jardinero (River Plate)
Mom made me some dungarees when I was 12 that I absolutely hated.Cuando tenía 12 años, Mamá me hizo un jardinero que detestaba.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
Regionalism used in the United States
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
a. el (pantalón de) peto
(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).
a pair of dungareesunos pantalones de peto
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