freighter
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freighter
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (vehicle that transports)
a. el carguero
(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).
The freighter that just landed on the runway is full of emergency supplies.El carguero que acaba de aterrizar en la pista está lleno de suministros de emergencia.
b. el buque de carga
(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).
(ship)
A freighter pulled into the port just before dawn.Llegó un buque de carga al puerto justo antes del amanecer.
2. (entity in charge of transporting)
a. el fletador
(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).
The freighter has given us every assurance that the shipment will arrive on time.El fletador nos ha asegurado que el envío va a llegar a tiempo.
b. la compañía de transportes
(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 freighter we're working with now gives us much better rates.La compañía de transportes con la que estamos trabajando ahora nos cobra mucho menos.
c. el transportista
(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 transportista
(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).
Our company has worked for the same freighter for 20 years.Nuestra empresa lleva 20 años trabajando con el mismo transportista.
3. (occupation)
a. el cargador
(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 cargadora
(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 freighter put the packages into the container.El cargador puso los paquetes en el contenedor.
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freighter
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (ship)
a. el carguero
(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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freighter [ˈfreɪtəʳ]
noun
1 (Náut) buque (m) de carga; nave (f) de mercancías
2 (person: carrier) transportista (m); (agent) fletador (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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