A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (automobile)
a. trunk
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Quiero un carro que sea automático y que tenga un maletero grande.I want a car that's an automatic and that has a large trunk.
b. boot (United Kingdom)
Pon los alimentos y la cerveza para la fiesta en el maletero.Put the groceries and beer for the party in the boot.
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).
masculine or feminine noun
2. (occupation)
a. porter
Dejé nuestras cosas con el maletero y subí para ver la habitación de hotel.I left our things with the porter and went upstairs to see the hotel room.
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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. (de automóvil) (Andes)
a. boot (United Kingdom)
b. trunk
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
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1 (Automóviles) boot; trunk; (EEUU)
2 (mozo) porter
3 (S. Cone) (ladrón) pickpocket
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