fireman
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fireman(
fayr
-
mihn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (profession)
a. el bombero
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la bombera
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The firemen rescued the family from their burning house.Los bomberos rescataron a la familia de la casa en llamas.
2.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
(profession)
a. el fogonero
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la fogonera
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My grandfather worked as a fireman on the train between Mexicali and Guadalajara.Mi bisabuelo trabajaba de fogonero en el tren entre Mexicali y Guadalajara.
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fireman
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el bombero
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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fireman [ˈfaɪəmən]
noun
firemen (plural) [of fire service] bomberoabombera (m) (f);a bombera (Ferro) fogoneroafogonera (m) (f);a fogonera
fireman's lift manera de llevar a una persona sobre un solo hombro
he gave her a fireman's lift
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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