heterosexual
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heterosexual(
heh
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tuh
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ro
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sehk
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shwuhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (person attracted to the opposite sex)
a. el heterosexual
(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).
, la heterosexual
(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).
John said he wants to go out with Steve. - Doesn't John know that Steve's a heterosexual? He has a girlfriend.John dijo que quiere salir con Steve. - ¿No sabe John que Steve es heterosexual? Tiene novia.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (attracted to the opposite sex)
a. heterosexual
Kristy wasn't sure she was heterosexual, so she decided to decline Brando's request to get married.Kristy no estaba segura de si era heterosexual, por lo que decidió rechazar la petición de matrimonio de Brando.
3. (related to heterosexuality)
a. heterosexual
Many religions advocate heterosexual, monogamous relationships.Muchas religiones están a favor de las relaciones heterosexuales y monógamas.
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heterosexual [ˈhetərəʊˈseksjuəl]
adjective
heterosexual
noun
heterosexual (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
heterosexual
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
el heterosexual, la heterosexual(
eh
-
teh
-
roh
-
sehk
-
swahl
)
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (person attracted to the opposite sex)
a. heterosexual
Es vergonzoso que los homosexuales no tengan los mismos derechos que los heterosexuales.It's shameful that homosexuals don't have the same rights as heterosexuals.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (attracted to the opposite sex)
a. heterosexual
Claudio, ¿alguna vez intentaste seducir a un hombre heterosexual?Claudio, have you ever tried to hit on a heterosexual man?
b. straight
¿Sabes si Marcelo es gay o heterosexual?Do you know if Marcelo is gay or straight?
3. (related to heterosexuality)
a. heterosexual
El conflicto en la relación no parece ser diferente entre las parejas heterosexuales, gay y lesbianas.Conflict within relationships doesn't seem to differ across heterosexual, gay, and lesbian couples.
b. straight
Unos estudios han demostrado que los padres gay son tan competentes como los padres heterosexuales.Studies have shown that gay parents are equally as competent as straight parents.
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