Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc. masculine or feminine noun
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
a. soccer player (United States)
Regionalism used in the United States
Desde pequeño, quiso ser futbolista y jugar como arquero.Since he was little, he wanted to be a soccer player and play as a goalkeeper.
El futbolista argentino se perdió el último partido debido a una lesión.The Argentine soccer player missed the last game due to an injury.
b. football player (United Kingdom)
Los futbolistas están listos para salir a la cancha y anotar goles.The football players are ready to go out onto the pitch and score goals.
c. footballer (United Kingdom)
La Bota de Oro se entrega al futbolista que haya anotado más goles en el torneo.The "golden boot" is given to the footballer who scored the most goals in the tournament.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
b. football player (United Kingdom) c. footballer (United Kingdom)
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Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
footballer; football player; soccer player; especialmente (EEUU)
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