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traste
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traste(
trahs
-
teh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (music)
a. fret
A diferencia de otros instrumentos de cuerda, una guitarra clásica tiene seis cuerdas y 19 trastes.Unlike other string instruments, a classical guitar has six strings and 19 frets.
2. (tableware)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. dishes
No sé cocinar, pero te puedo ayudar a lavar los trastes.I can't cook, but I can help you wash the dishes.
b. kitchen utensils
Jorge preparó el almuerzo y dejó trastes regados por toda la cocina.Jorge made lunch and left kitchen utensils all over the place.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(anatomy)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. backside
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Ayer me resbalé y me caí de traste.Yesterday I slipped and fell on my backside.
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traste
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (music)
a. fret
2. (utensilio de cocina)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. cooking utensil
fregar los trastesto wash the dishes
dar al traste con algoto ruin something
irse al trasteto fall through
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traste
1 (Música) [de guitarra] fret
2
dar al traste con algo to spoil sth; mess sth up
dar al traste con una fortuna to squander a fortune; dar al traste con los planes to ruin one's plans; esto ha dado al traste con mi paciencia this has exhausted my patience
irse al traste to fall through; be ruined
traste
1 (Latinoamérica)
2 (S. Cone) bottom; backside (familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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