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mesada
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mesada(
meh
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sah
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dah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (money paid on a monthly basis)
a. monthly payment
Recibimos la mesada siempre el primer miércoles de cada mes.We receive the monthly payment the first Wednesday of the month.
2. (money given to a child on a monthly basis)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. allowance
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Mi padre me aumentó la mesada a cien pesos por mes.My father increased my allowance to a hundred pesos per month.
b. pocket money
Con la mesada que me dieron mis abuelos me compré videojuegos.I spent the pocket money my grandparents gave me on video games.
3. (work surface) (River Plate)
a. countertop
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Diana extendió la masa de la pizza sobre la mesada de mármol.Diana rolled the pizza dough out over the marble countertop.
b. worktop (United Kingdom)
El carpintero vino a tomar las medidas para la mesada de la cocina.The carpenter came to take the measurements for the worktop in the kitchen.
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mesada
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (pago mensual)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. monthly payment, monthly installment
2. (para adolescentes) (River Plate)
a. pocket money
b. allowance
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
3. (encimera) (River Plate)
a. worktop
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mesada
1 (dinero) monthly payment
2 (Arg) worktop
cerca del borde de la mesa o mesada
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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