la silla roughly translates to the chair. Showing results for silla.
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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. (furniture)
a. chair
Me compré una silla muy cómoda para el escritorio.I bought a very comfortable chair for my desk.
b. seat
¿Esta silla está ocupada?Is this seat taken?
2. (horseback riding)
a. saddle
Su silla está hecha de cuero.Her saddle is made of leather.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. chair
silla eléctricaelectric chair
silla giratoriaswivel chair
silla de manossedan chair
silla (de montar)saddle
silla de niñopushchair
silla de pistacourtside seat
silla plegablefolding chair
silla de la reinaseat made by two people joining hands
silla de ruedaswheelchair
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1 (asiento) seat; chair
política de la silla vacía policy of the empty chair; policy of not taking one's seat in parliament etc; (in parliament etc)
movieron la silla para que cayese
calentar la silla to stay too long; outstay one's welcome
silla alta high chair
silla de balanza silla de hamaca (Latinoamérica) rocking chair
silla de manos sedan chair
silla de paseo (para bebé) pushchair; stroller; (EEUU)
silla de ruedas wheelchair
silla de tijera folding chair
silla eléctrica electric chair
silla giratoria swivel chair
silla plegable folding chair
2 (also silla de montar) saddle
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