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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (grip)
a. handle
El anciano usó el asidero para pararse.The old man used the handle to stand up.
2. (grasp)
a. hold
La escaladora encontró un asidero para poder subir a la cornisa.The climber found a hold to be able to get up onto the ledge.
3. (basis)
a. support
Este caso da un asidero legal a otras personas en la misma situación.This case gives legal support to others in the same situation.
4. (occasion)
a. pretext
Mi cumpleaños fue el asidero del que me valí para juntar a mi familia y amigos.My birthday was the pretext I used to get all my friends and family together.
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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. (agarradero)
a. handle
2. (fig)
a. support
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1 (asa) handle
2 (agarro) hold; grasp
3 (pretexto) pretext; (base) basis
eso no tiene asidero there is no basis for that; that is unfounded
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