fridge
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fridge(
frihj
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (appliance)
a. la nevera
(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).
I still have some milk left in the fridge.Me queda algo de leche en la nevera.
b. el refrigerador
(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).
I put my son's first drawing on the fridge.Puse el primer dibujo de mi hijo en el refrigerador.
c. el frigorífico
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
The leftovers from dinner are in the fridge.Las sobras de la cena están dentro del frigorífico.
d. la refrigeradora
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Spread around some fresh coffee grounds in the bottom rack of the fridge to get rid of bad odors.Echa café recién molido en la bandeja de abajo de la refrigeradora para deshacerte de los malos olores.
e. la heladera
(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).
(Southern Cone)
Apples, oranges, and bananas shouldn't be stored in the fridge.Las manzanas, naranjas y plátanos no deben guardarse en la heladera.
f. el refri
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Put the sodas in the fridge.Pon los refrescos en el refri.
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fridge
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la nevera
(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).
b. el frigorífico
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
c. el refrigerador
(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).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
d. la heladera
(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).
(River Plate)
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fridge [frɪdʒ] especially (Britain)
noun
frigorífico (m); nevera (f); refrigerador (m); refrigeradora (f); (LAm) heladera (f); (S. Cone)
modifier
fridge freezer (n) frigorífico-congelador (m); combi (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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