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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. (bath)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. bathtub
El baño principal de la nueva casa tiene una tina grande separada de la ducha.The master bath in the new house has a bathtub separate from the shower.
b. tub
Voy a llenar la tina con agua caliente y tomar un baño de burbujas.I'm going to fill the tub with hot water and take a bubble bath.
2. (large container)
a. tub
Llenaron una tina grande con hielo para mantener las bebidas frías durante la fiesta.They filled a large tub with ice to keep the drinks cold during the party.
b. vat
Las bodegas vinícolas fermentan el vino en tinas de madera y tanques de acero inoxidable.Wineries use wooden vats and stainless steel tanks to ferment wine.
3. (tub for laundry)
a. washtub
Pon a remojar la ropa sucia en la tina con solo un poquito de jabón.Soak the dirty clothes in the washtub with just a bit of soap.
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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. (tinaja)
a. pitcher
2. (gran cuba)
a. vat
3. (bañera)
a. bathtub
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(recipiente) tub; vat; (para bañarse) bath(tub)
tina de lavar washtub
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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