gunman
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gunman(
guhn
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muhn
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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. (general)
a. el hombre armado
(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).
A masked gunman broke into the star's house and took her hostage.Un hombre armado y enmascarado entró en la casa de la estrella y la tomó como rehén.
b. el pistolero
(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 industrialist was shot dead by a hired gunman.Un pistolero a sueldo mató al industrialista de un tiro.
c. el gatillero
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Gunmen opened fire on the convoy as it entered the town.Unos gatilleros abrieron fuego sobre el convoy cuando entraba en la ciudad.
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gunman
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el hombre armado
(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).
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gunman [ˈɡʌnmən]
noun
gunmen (plural) pistolero (m); gatillero (m); (LAm)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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