guillotine
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guillotine(
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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. (decapitation tool)
a. la guillotina
(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 prisoner is sentenced to be executed by guillotine.El prisionero es condenado a ser ejecutado por guillotina.
2. (paper cutting tool)
a. la guillotina
(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 teacher used a guillotine to cut the paper for the class' art project.El profesor utilizó una guillotina para cortar el papel para el proyecto de arte de la clase.
3. (politics) (United Kingdom)
a. el límite del tiempo de discusión
(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 ministers imposed a guillotine on the bill.Los ministros impusieron un límite del tiempo de discusión en el proyecto de ley.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to cut by guillotine)
a. guillotinar
The National Convention, elected by the people of France, guillotined King Louis XVI.La Convención Nacional, elegida por el pueblo de Francia, guillotinó al rey Luis XVI.
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guillotine
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la guillotina
(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).
2. (parliament) (United Kingdom)
a.
to put a guillotine on a billlimitar el tiempo de discusión de un proyecto de ley
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (general)
a. guillotinar
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guillotine [ˌɡɪləˈtiːn]
noun
guillotina (f)
transitive verb
guillotinar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
The word guillotine is the present subjunctive form of guillotinar in the first person singular. There are other translations for this conjugation. See the full guillotinar conjugation.
guillotinar
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guillotinar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to guillotine
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guillotinar
transitive verb
to guillotine
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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