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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (ride)
Regionalism used in Spain
a. merry-go-round
El tiovivo constaba de veinte caballitos y muchísimas luces.The merry-go-round had twenty carousel horses and a lot of lights.
b. carousel
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
De niña me encantaba montarme en el tiovivo durante las ferias.As a kid I used to love riding the carousel at the fair.
c. roundabout (United Kingdom)
Tomás se aburría porque el tiovivo iba muy despacio.Tomas was bored because the roundabout went at a very low speed.
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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. merry-go-round
b. carousel
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
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roundabout; carousel; (EEUU) merry-go-round
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