magnate(
mahg
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neyt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el magnate
(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).
, la magnate
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The magnate hosted a party at her lavish mansion.La magnate dio una fiesta en su espléndida mansión.
b. el potentado
(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).
, la potentada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A real estate magnate is going to build a five-star hotel here.Un potentado en el área de los bienes raíces va a construir un hotel de cinco estrellas aquí.
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magnate
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el magnate
(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).
la magnate
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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magnate [ˈmæɡneɪt]
noun
magnate (m); potentadoapotentada (m) (f);a potentada
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magnate
el magnate, la magnate(
mahg
-
nah
-
teh
)
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (general)
a. magnate
La lujosa mansión fue adquirida por un magnate.The luxurious mansion was bought by a magnate.
b. tycoon
Un magnate mexicano es el dueño de la cadena de restaurantes.The restaurant chain is owned by a Mexican tycoon.
c. baron
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
Un magnate de los ferrocarriles construyó el hotel cinco estrellas.The five-star hotel was built by a railroad baron.
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magnate
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. magnate
magnate del petróleo/de la prensaoil/press baron
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magnate
tycoon; magnate
un magnate de la prensa a press baron; los magnates de la industria industrial magnates
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