mannequin
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mannequin
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (dummy)
a. el maniquí
(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).
Some stores are beginning to display size-16 mannequins in their windows.Algunas tiendas están empezando a exhibir maniquíes de talla 16 en sus vidrieras.
2.
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)
(model)
a. el maniquí
(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 maniquí
(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 photographer asked the mannequins to line up.El fotógrafo les pidió a los maniquíes que se pusieran en fila.
b. el modelo
(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 modelo
(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 mannequin turned around slowly so that the photographer could get clear shots of all sides.La modelo se dio vuelta lentamente para que el fotógrafo pudiera tomar fotos nítidas desde todos los ángulos.
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mannequin
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (person)
a. el modelo mf, maniquí
(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 modelo mf, maniquí
(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).
2. (dummy)
a. el maniquí
(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).
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mannequin [ˈmænɪkɪn]
noun
1 (dressmaker's dummy) maniquí (m)
2 (fashion model) modelo (f); maniquí (f)
modifier
mannequin parade (n) desfile (m) de modelos
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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