gearshift
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "gear shift."
gearshift(
gir
-
shihft
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (automobile)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la palanca de cambios
(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 can't get the gearshift to move into reverse.No consigo poner la palanca de cambios en marcha atrás.
b. la palanca de velocidades
(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).
Move the gearshift to the left and down to put it in second.Mueve la palanca de velocidades a la izquierda y hacia abajo para ponerla en segunda.
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