gusset
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gusset
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sewing)
a. el escudete
(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 gussets in the underarm areas make the shirt more comfortable when sweating.Los escudetes en las axilas hacen la camisa más cómoda al sudar.
b. el refuerzo
(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 gusset in the pants makes them more flexible.El refuerzo en los pantalones los hace más flexibles.
c. el fuelle
(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 seamstress sewed a gusset into the bag so it would be able to expand.La costurera cosió un fuelle en el bolso para que pudiera expandirse.
d. el ensanche
(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 dress is too small on you, but you can insert a gusset.El vestido te queda muy pequeño, pero puedes insertar un ensanche.
2. (architecture)
a. la escuadra
(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).
Nail the gussets into the wall to support the shelf.Clava las escuadras a la pared para soportar el estante.
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gusset
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of tights, underwear)
a. el escudete
(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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gusset [ˈɡʌsɪt]
noun
escudete (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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