gents
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gents(
jehnts
)
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(restroom) (United Kingdom)
a. el baño de caballeros
(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 gents is on the first floor of the store.El baño de caballeros está en el primer piso de la tienda.
b. el servicio de caballeros
(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).
There's a gents down the end of the corridor.Hay un servicio de caballeros al final del pasillo.
gent
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(man)
a. el caballero
(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).
He looks like a proper gent in his new suit.Se ve todo un caballero con su terno nuevo.
b. el señor
(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 florist is next to the gents' hairdressing salon.La floristería está al lado de la peluquería de señores.
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gent
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (gentleman)
a. el caballero m, señor
(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).
gents' footwearcalzado de caballero
the gentsel baño or
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gent [dʒent]
abbreviation:noun
1 gentleman caballero (m)
what will you have, gents? ¿qué van a tomar los caballeros?
2
the gents (lavatory) el servicio (de caballeros); el baño (de señores); (LAm) can you tell me where the gents is, please? ¿el servicio de caballeros, por favor?
gents caballeros
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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