hose
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hose(
hoz
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (flexible tube)
a. la manguera
(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).
I need a longer hose to water the far side of the garden.Necesito una manguera más larga para regar el otro extremo del jardín.
b. la manga
(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).
(large)
They used an irrigation hose to fill the furrows with water.Usaron una manga de riego para llenar los surcos de agua.
2.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
(clothing)
a. las medias
(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).
(stockings)
My grandmother paid $2.00 for a pair of silk hose in 1919.Mi abuela pagó $2.00 por un par de medias de seda en 1919.
b. los calcetines
(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).
(stockings)
The gentleman bought a new pair of hose.El caballero compró unos calcetines nuevos.
c. las calzas
(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).
(close-fitting stockings)
The knight's hose and boots were plastered with mud.Las calzas y las botas del caballero estaban cubiertas de barro.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to water)
a. regar
Lucy went out to hose the garden.Lucy salió a regar el jardín.
b. regar con manguera
Romina likes to help her dad hose the yard.A Romina le gusta ayudarle a su papá a regar el jardín con la manguera.
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hose
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (pipe)
a. la manguera
(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).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. regar con manguera
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hose [həʊz]
noun
1 (also hosepipe) manga (f); manguera (f)
2 (stockings) medias (f); (socks) calcetines (m); (Hist) calzas (f);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "hose"
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water hose
la manguera
hose clip
la abrazadera del tubo
garden hose
la manguera
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