mamadera
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (nursing bottle)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. bottle
¿Es preciso tener un calientabiberones para calentar las mamaderas?Do you have to have a bottle warmer to heat up bottles?
b. baby bottle
La leche en la mamadera está demasiado caliente.The milk in the baby bottle is too hot.
c. feeding bottle
El bebé solía morder la tetina de la mamadera.The baby used to bite the nipple of the feeding bottle.
2. (serving of milk)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. bottle
La niña todavía tiene hambre. ¿Le doy otra mamadera?The baby's still hungry. Shall I give her another bottle?
3. (tip of nursing bottle)
Regionalism used in Cuba
(Cuba)
Regionalism used in Honduras
(Honduras)
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
a. nipple
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Prueba reemplazar la mamadera por otra que tenga agujero más grande.Try replacing the nipple with one that has a bigger hole.
b. teat (United Kingdom)
Ahora pon la mamadera en el biberón.Now put the teat on the bottle.
4. (device for extracting milk)
a. breast pump
Si quieres sarcarte leche para tu bebé, vas a necesitar una mamadera.If you want to express milk for your baby, you'll need a breast pump.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
mamadera
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. (baby's) bottle (River Plate)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
mamadera
1 (Latinoamérica) (tetilla) rubber teat; (biberón) feeding bottle
2 mamaderas boobs (muy_familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Examples
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?