mister
Usage note
In English, this word must begin with a capital letter when it refers to a title.
mister(
mihs
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tuhr
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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. (in direct address)
a. el señor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Hey, mister! You dropped your wallet!¡Oiga, señor! ¡Se le cayó la cartera!
2. (spray)
a. el atomizador
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You'll need a mister to spray delicate plants with.Le hará falta un atomizador para rociar las plantas delicadas.
Mister
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (title)
a. el señor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Sorry Mister Alonso, I cannot find any reservation under your name.Lo siento señor Alonso, no encuentro ninguna reserva con su nombre.
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Mister
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el señor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Mister Jonesel señor Jones
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mister [ˈmɪstəʳ]
noun
1 (gen abbr Mr) señor (m) gen abbr Sr.; (gen abbr Sr.)
2 (in direct address)
hey, mister! ¡oiga, usted!
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míster
míster
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (sports)
a. coach
Durante el partido, el míster estuvo gritando instrucciones a sus jugadores desde el borde del campo.During the game, the coach was shouting instructions to his players from the edge of the field.
b. trainer
Es el míster quien tiene que decidir quién juega en la final y quién no.It's up to the trainer to decide who plays in the final and who doesn't.
2. (title in a contest)
a. mister
El actor saltó a la fama en 1987, cuando se convirtió en Míster Universo.The actor achieved fame in 1987, when he became Mister Universe.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(man from an English-speaking country)
a. foreigner
Se nos acercó un míster que no sabía cómo llegar a la estación, y tuvimos que indicarle el camino por señas.We were approached by a foreigner who didn't know how to get to the station, and we had to give him directions by using sing language.
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míster
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
el místerthe boss
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míster
1 (Dep) trainer; coach
2 (británico) (any) Briton
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