hide-and-seek

hide-and-seek(
hayd
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ahnd
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sik
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (game)
a. el escondite
(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 children are playing hide-and-seek in the back yard.Los niños están jugando al escondite en el patio trasero.
What are you doing hiding behind that door? - Shh! Marcos and I are playing hide-and-seek.¿Qué haces escondida detrás de esa puerta? - ¡Ssh! Marcos y yo estamos jugando al escondite.
b. las escondidas
(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).
(F)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Paquita loves playing hide-and-seek during recess at school.A Paquita le encanta jugar a las escondidas durante el recreo en el colegio.
c. las escondidillas
(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).
(F)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Jose is playing hide-and-seek with his friends at the beach.José está jugando a las escondidillas con sus amigos en la playa.
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hide-and-seek
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el escondite
(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)
b. la escondidas
(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).
(F)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
to play hide-and-seekjugar al escondite
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hide-and-seek [ˈhaɪdənˈsiːk]
hide-and-go-seek [ˌhaɪdənɡəʊˈsiːk] (US)
noun
escondite (m)
to play hide-and-seek jugar al escondite
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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