garage
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garage(
guh
-
razh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (place to store vehicles)
a. el garaje
(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).
What I like the most about my new house is that we have a two-car garage.Lo que más me gusta de mi nueva casa es que tiene un garaje para dos autos.
b. la cochera
(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)
Most of the houses in this neighborhood have garages for three cars.La mayoría de las casas en este barrio tiene cocheras para tres carros.
2. (vehicle repair shop)
a. el taller
(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 need to drop my car off at the garage because it needs to be serviced.Tengo que llevar mi carro al taller porque necesita una revisión.
3. (petrol station) (United Kingdom)
a. la gasolinera
(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 have to stop at the next garage; we're running out of petrol.Tenemos que parar en la siguiente gasolinera; se nos acaba el combustible.
b. la estación de servicio
(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 had to walk five miles to a garage after we ran out of petrol.Tuve que caminar cinco millas hasta una estación de servicio porque nos quedamos sin combustible.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to keep in a garage)
a. dejar en el garaje
I have to garage my motorcycle for several months out of the year.Tengo que dejar la motocicleta en el garaje durante varios meses del año.
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garage
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (for storing cars)
a. el garaje
(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).
b. la cochera
(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)
2. (for repairing cars)
a. el taller (de reparaciones)
(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).
3. (where fuel is sold) (United Kingdom)
a. la gasolinera f, estación de servicio
(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).
garage salemercadillo en casa de un particular
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garage [ˈɡærɑːʒ]
noun
[of house] garaje (m); (for car repairs) taller (m); (petrol station) estación (f) de servicio; gasolinera (f); grifo (m); (Peru) bencinera (f); (Chile) (bus depot) cochera (f);
transitive verb
dejar en garaje
modifier
garage band (n) (Mús) grupo (m) de rock aficionado
They started a garage band in high school ...the definitive garage band, all youthful exuberance and dodgy equipment
garage mechanic (n) mecánicoamecánica (m) (f);a mecánica
garage proprietor (n) propietarioapropietaria (m) (f) de un taller de reparaciones;a propietaria
garage sale (n) venta (f) de objetos usados en el garaje de una casa particular; (en el garaje de una casa particular)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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