marquesina(
mahr
-
keh
-
see
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nah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (cover)
a. marquee
Esperamos a un taxi debajo de la marquesina.We waited for a taxi under the marquee.
b. canopy
El granizo rompió la marquesina de vidrio.The hail broke the glass canopy.
c. roof
La marquesina del estadio protegía el campo de juego de la lluvia.The roof of the stadium protected the field from the heavy rain.
2. (transport)
a. bus shelter
Me senté en el banco de la marquesina a esperar el autobús que me lleva a casa.I sat on the bench in the bus shelter and waited for the bus home.
3. (automobile)
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
a. garage
Tienen un coche guardado en la marquesina y otro en la entrada.They have one car parked in the garage and another one on the driveway.
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marquesina
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (cubierta)
a. canopy
2. (parada de autobús)
a. bus shelter
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marquesina
(cobertizo) glass canopy; porch; (techo) glass roof; cantilever roof; [de parada] bus shelter; [de tienda de campaña] fly sheet; (Ferro) roof; cab of locomotive; (of locomotive)
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