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tipo
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tipo(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
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).
6.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(person)
b. dude
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(masculine)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
c. chick
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(feminine)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
d. bloke
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(masculine) (United Kingdom)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
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tipo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a. guy
b. bloke (United Kingdom)
2. (mujer)
a. woman
3. (mujer joven)
a. girl
4. (clase)
a. type, sort
no es mi tipohe's not my type
todo tipo deall sorts of
personas de todo tipoall sorts of people
no me gustan las películas de ese tipoI don't like those sorts of movies o movies like that
5. (cuerpo; de mujer)
a. figure
6. (de hombre)
a. build
tiene muy buen tiposhe has a very good body
7. (colloquial)
a.
jugarse el tipoto risk one's neck
8. (colloquial)
a.
aguantar o mantener el tipoto keep one's cool, not to lose one's head
9. (economics)
a. rate
tipo de cambioexchange rate
tipo de descuentobase rate
tipo impositivotax band
tipo de interésinterest rate
tipo (de interés) hipotecariomortgage rate
10. (printing)
a. type
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tipoa tipa
(individuo) (hombre) guy (familiar); bloke (familiar); (mujer) chick (familiar); bird (familiar); dame (familiar); (EEUU)
¿quién es ese tipo? who's that guy o bloke? (familiar); dos tipos sospechosos two suspicious characters (familiar)
1 (clase) type; kind; sort
un coche de otro tipo pero del mismo precio a different type o kind o sort of car but for the same price; un nuevo tipo de bicicleta a new type of bicycle; no me gusta este tipo de fiestas I don't like this kind of party; todo tipo de ... all sorts o kinds of ...; tuvimos todo tipo de problemas we had all sorts o kinds of problems
2 (Botánica) (Literat) (Zoología) type
3 (Com) (Economía) rate
tipo a término forward rate
tipo bancario tipo base base rate
tipo de cambio exchange rate
tipo de descuento discount rate
tipo de interés interest rate
tipo impositivo tax rate
4 (figura, cuerpo) [de hombre] build; [de mujer] figure
tiene el tipo de su padre he has his father's build; tener buen tipo [+hombre] to be well built; [+mujer] to have a good figure; Nuria tiene un tipo horrible Nuria has a terrible figure
aguantar o mantener el tipo to keep one's composure
jugarse el tipo to risk one's neck
5 (Tipografía) type
tipo de letra typeface
tipo gótico Gothic type
tipo menudo small type
adjective
1 (similar a)
un sombrero tipo Bogart a Bogart-style hat; una joven tipo Marilyn a girl in the Marilyn mould; una foto tipo carné a passport-size photo; un vehículo tipo jeep a jeep-type vehicle
se componia de diversos módulos, tipo armario una campaña electoral tipo americano cine intelectual tipo Bergman o Antonioni un hogar tipo español las redes de datos tipo Internet abundan los zapatos tipo mocasín un programa tipo Plan Marshall
2 (típico) average; typical
dos conductores tipo two average o typical drivers
una familia tipo el votante tipo madrileño el donante tipo, afortunadamente, ya no es el del joven motorista de 20 años
lengua tipo standard language
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