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k

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Usage note
This word may be capitalized in senses 1) and 4) and must be capitalized in senses 2) and 3).
k(
key
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (letter)
a. la k
(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)
"Karen" begins with the letter k."Karen" empieza con la letra k.
b. la ka
(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)
My name is written with a k, not a q.Mi nombre es escribe con ka, no con cu.
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
2. (Kelvin)
a. K
Do you know the formula for converting K to Fahrenheit?¿Te sabes la fórmula para convertir de K a Fahrenheit?
3. (one thousand)
a. mil
You earn $10K a month?¿Ganas diez mil dólares al mes?
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
interjection
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(used to express agreement)
a. está bien
K, I'll meet you at six.Está bien, nos vemos a las seis.
b. de acuerdo
Want to go to the movies tonight? - K!¿Quieres ir al cine hoy en la noche? - ¡De acuerdo!
c. okey
I bought you a sandwich. - K, but I'm not hungry.Te compré un sándwich. - Okey, pero no tengo hambre.
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K, k
[keɪ]
noun
1. K, k (f) (letter)
2. (thousand)
  • he earns 30K gana treinta mil
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K
k
[keɪ]
noun
(letter) K; k (f)
K for Kilo K de Kilo
K
abreviación
1 kilo- kilo-
2 (thousand)
he earns 30K gana 30.000 libras
3 (Britain)Knight caballero de una orden
4 (Comput) kilobyte K (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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