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carreta
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carreta(
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rreh
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (transport)
a. cart (without a cover)
Los campesinos llevan sus hortalizas al mercado en carretas tiradas por burros.The peasants take their vegetables to market on carts drawn by donkeys.
b. wagon (with a cover)
Cuando visitamos el pueblo de los Amish, paseamos en una carreta por el campo.When we visited the Amish town, we took a ride through the countryside in a wagon.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(falsehood)
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
a. lies
Lo que te contó Luz es pura carreta.What Luz told you is a bunch of lies.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(informal conversation)
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
a. chat
¡Qué carreta me eché con mis amigas anoche!What a chat I had with my girlfriends last night!
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carreta
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. cart
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carreta
1 (carro) (cubierta) waggon; wagon; (sin cubrir) cart
tener la carreta llena (Caribe) to be weighed down by problems
carreta de bueyes oxcart
carreta de mano
2 (Col) (Ven) wheelbarrow
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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