el ascensor
-the elevator
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (general)
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
Regionalism used in Spain
a. elevator
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El ascensor no funciona.The elevator is out of service.
b. lift (United Kingdom)
Solo uso el ascensor cuando estoy cansado.I only use the lift when I'm tired.
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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. (general)
a. lift (United Kingdom)
b. elevator
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
lift; elevator; (EEUU) (Técnica) elevator;
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