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mini(
mee
-
nee
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (vehicle)
a. subcompact car
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Es muy práctico manejar un mini en la gran ciudad.Driving a subcompact car is very practical in a big city.
b. mini (United Kingdom)
Yo manejo un mini que se puede estacionar en espacios reducidos.I drive a mini that can be parked in smaller spaces.
2. (computing)
a. minicomputer
El cohete está equipado con un mini que controla la dirección.The rocket is equipped with a minicomputer that controls its direction.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(beverage)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. liter
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
No tomé mucho, solo un mini de cerveza.I didn't drink much, just a liter of beer.
b. litre (United Kingdom)
Un mini de sangría cuesta cinco euros.A litre of sangria costs five euros.
c. liter glass
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Sebastián tomó un mini de cerveza, y yo tomé una copa de vino.Sebastian drank a liter glass of beer and I drank a glass of wine.
d. litre glass (United Kingdom)
Un mojito y un mini de cerveza, por favor.A mojito and a litre glass of beer, please.
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
4. (clothing)
a. mini
A Emilia le gusta vestir minis para poder mostrar sus largas piernas.Emilia likes wearing minis so she can show off her long legs.
b. miniskirt
Victoria tenía puesta una mini negra muy seductora.Victoria was wearing a seductive black miniskirt.
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mini
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
un mini de cervezaa liter (glass) of beer
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mini
1 (Automóviles) Mini
2 (Informática) minicomputer
(falda) mini; miniskirt
La # mini" supuso la mayor revolución de la línea femenina Se compró una # mini" vaquera y una chaqueta haciendo juego
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