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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (location)
a. whereabouts
Se desconoce el paradero de esa mujer.The whereabouts of that woman are unknown.
2. (finish)
a. end
Esperemos que el paradero de esta situación sea bueno para todos.Let's hope that the end of this situation is good for everyone.
3. (transport)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. bus stop (bus)
Llevo media hora en el paradero y el autobús no llega.I've been at the bus stop for half an hour and the bus hasn't arrived.
b. stop (vehicle)
Ya voy para allá. Estoy esperando un taxi en el paradero.I'm coming. I'm waiting for a cab at the stop.
c. halt (train)
El tren llegó a tiempo al paradero.The train arrived on time to the halt.
4. (destination)
Regionalism used in Cuba
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. last stop
Yo me bajo del camión en el paradero.I'm getting down from the bus at the last stop.
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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. (de persona)
a. whereabouts
están en paradero desconocidotheir present whereabouts are unknown
2. (de autobús)
a. bus stop
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1 (gen) whereabouts
; (p)
averiguar el paradero de algn to ascertain sb's whereabouts; García se halla en paradero desconocido García's whereabouts are unknown; no sabemos su paradero we do not know his whereabouts
2 (fin) end
seguramente tendrá mal paradero he'll surely come to a bad end
3 (And) (S. Cone) [de autobús] bus stop
4 (Latinoamérica) (apeadero) wayside halt
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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