homeless

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homeless(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (without shelter)
a. sin hogar
There is a homeless man who sells flowers on the corner.Hay un hombre sin hogar que vende flores en la esquina.
b. sin techo
Our church provides shelter to homeless families.Nuestra iglesia alberga a familias sin techo.
c. vagabundo
I saw a poor homeless woman sleeping under the bridge.Vi a una pobre mujer vagabunda dormida debajo del puente.
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
2. (homeless people)
a. la gente sin hogar
(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).
Alaska has a higher percentage of homeless than almost any other state.Alaska tiene un porcentaje de gente sin hogar más alto que casi cualquier otro estado.
b. los sin techo
(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).
Mary works for a charity for the homeless.Mary trabaja para una organización benéfica para los sin techo.
c. los indigentes
(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 homeless often ask for food near the train station.Los indigentes a menudo piden comida cerca de la estación de tren.
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homeless
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. sin techo, sin hogar
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a.
the homelesslas personas sin techo, los sin techo
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homeless [ˈhəʊmlɪs]
adjective
sin hogar; sin vivienda
the storm left a hundred homeless la tormenta dejó a cien personas sin hogar or vivienda; to be made homeless quedarse sin hogar
hundreds of families are made homeless every day
to make homeless (gen) dejar sin hogar; [+tenant] desahuciar
plural noun
the homeless las personas sin hogar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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