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piso
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piso(
pee
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soh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (level)
a. floor
El restaurante está en el tercer piso.The restaurant is on the third floor.
b. story
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Vivimos en un edificio de diez pisos.We live in a ten-story building.
c. storey (United Kingdom)
¿Cuántos pisos tiene el edificio más alto del mundo?How many storeys does the tallest building in the world have?
d. deck (in a bus)
Me encanta sentarme en el piso de arriba del autobús.I love to sit on the upper deck of the bus.
2. (part of a cake)
a. tier
Hemos encargado un pastel de cinco pisos para la celebración.We have ordered a five-tier cake for the celebration.
b. layer
El pastel tenía tres pisos de diferentes sabores.The cake had three layers of different flavors.
3. (surface)
a. floor (indoors)
¡Niños, no dejen los juguetes por el piso!Kids, don't leave your toys on the floor!
b. ground (outdoors)
La niña tropezó con una piedra y se cayó al piso.The girl tripped over a stone and fell to the ground.
4. (living space)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. apartment
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¿Has visto el piso que se han comprado en la ciudad?Have you seen the apartment they have bought in the city?
b. flat (United Kingdom)
Su piso siempre está bien limpio.Their flat is always really clean.
5. (bottom of shoe)
a. sole
Me parecen más prácticos estos zapatos con piso de goma.I think these shoes with a rubber sole are more practical.
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piso
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (planta; de edificio)
a. floor
2. (de autobús)
a. deck
un autobús de dos pisosa double-decker bus
3. (suelo)
a. floor
4. (de carretera)
a. surface
5. (capa)
a. layer
un sandwich de dos pisosa double-decker sandwich
6. (apartamento)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. apartment
b. flat (United Kingdom)
piso francosafe house
piso pilotoshow apartment o
pisos tuteladossupported accommodation
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piso
1 especialmente (Latinoamérica) (suelo) floor; (materiales para suelo) flooring
2 [de edificio] floor; storey; story; (EEUU) [de autobús, barco] deck; [de cohete] stage; [de pastel] layer; tier
primer piso first floor; second floor; (EEUU) viven en el quinto piso they live on the fifth floor; un edificio de ocho pisos an eight-storey building; autobús de dos pisos double-decker bus; ir en el piso de arriba to travel on the top deck; travel upstairs
piso alto top floor
piso bajo ground floor; first floor; (EEUU)
3 (apartamento) flat; apartment; (EEUU)
poner un piso a una (España) to set a woman up in a flat
piso de seguridad piso franco (España) safe house
piso piloto show flat
4 (Automóviles) [de neumático] tread
5 [de zapato] sole
poner piso a un zapato to sole a shoe
6 (Latinoamérica) (tapete) table runner; (estera) mat; (And) (S. Cone) (alfombra) long narrow rug
piso de baño bathmat
7 (Minería) set of workings; (Geología) layer; stratum
8 (S. Cone) (taburete) stool; (banco) bench
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