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chamarra
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chamarra(
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mah
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rrah
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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. (coat) (Andes)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. jacket
Ponte la chamarra de lana; hace frío.Put your wool jacket on; it's cold.
2. (traditional woolen garment)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
a. poncho
La joven llevaba una chamarra de colores hecha en telar con lana hilada a mano.The young woman was wearing a colorful woven poncho made with hand-spun wool.
3. (woolen cover)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
a. blanket
Hoy hace frío, así que pon otra chamarra en la cama.It's cold today, so put another blanket on the bed.
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chamarra
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. jacket
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chamarra
1 (chaqueta) sheepskin jacket; leather jacket
2 (Centroamérica) (México) (manta) rough blanket; poncho
3 (Centroamérica) (engaño) con (familiar); swindle
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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