flatware
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flatware(
flaht
-
wehr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (eating utensils)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la cubertería
(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).
We already have the food and drinks for the party, but we need to buy flatware.Ya tenemos la comida y las bebidas para la fiesta, pero tenemos que comprar la cubertería.
2. (flat tableware)
a. los platos
(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).
Please wash the flatware after dinner.Por favor, lava los platos después de la cena.
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flatware [ˈflætwɛəʳ]
noun
(US) (cutlery) cubertería (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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