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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. (framework of crossed bars)
b. el enrejado
(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).
When I put my ear to the grating in the wall, I could hear voices.Cuando puse el oído contra el enrejado en la pared, oí voces.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
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