helm

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helm(
hehlm
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (nautical)
a. el timón
(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).
(M)
The captain ordered me to take the helm.El capitán me dio la orden de tomar el timón.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (nautical)
a. estar al timón de
The experienced captain is helming the solar-powered vessel across the Atlantic.El experimentado capitán está cruzando el Atlántico al timón de este barco, que funciona con energía solar.
3. (film)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. dirigir
The first movie he ever helmed won him great critical acclaim.La primera película que dirigió le valió el reconocimiento de la crítica.
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helm
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of ship)
a. el timón
(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).
(M)
2. (fig)
a.
to be at the helmestar al frente
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helm [helm]
noun
(Náut) timón (m)
to be at the helm estar al timón
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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