getaway
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getaway(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (escape)
a. la huida
(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).
Can you describe the vehicle that the robbers used for their getaway?¿Puede describir el vehículo que utilizaron los ladrones para su huida?
b. la fuga
(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 jewel thief planned his getaway to escape through the sewers underneath the museum.El ladrón planeaba su fuga para escapar por el alcantarillado debajo del museo.
2. (vacation)
a. la escapada
(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).
What would you say to a getaway in Mexico?¿Qué te parece una escapada en México?
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (for fleeing the scene)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Did anyone see the getaway vehicle used by the robbers?¿Vio alguien el vehículo en que se escaparon los ladrones?
Do you know who the getaway driver was?¿Sabes quién manejaba el auto que utilizaron los ladrones para escaparse?
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getaway
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la fuga f, huida
(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).
to make one's getawayfugarse, escaparse
getaway carvehículo utilizado en la fuga
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getaway [ˈɡetəweɪ]
noun
escape (m); huida (f); fuga (f)
to make one's getaway escaparse
modifier
getaway car (n)
the thieves' getaway car el coche en que huyeron los ladrones
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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