nursery
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nursery(
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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. (establishment)
a. la guardería
(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).
My wife is working, so I have to go pick up the kids from nursery.Mi esposa está trabajando, así que tengo que ir a recoger a los niños a la guardería.
2. (room)
a. el cuarto del bebé
(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).
(for a baby)
We painted the walls of the nursery with clouds and angels.Pintamos nubes y ángeles en las paredes del cuarto del bebé.
b. el cuarto de los niños
(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).
(playroom)
Toys were strewn all over the floor of the nursery.Había juguetes desparramados por todo el suelo del cuarto de los niños.
3. (horticulture)
a. el vivero
(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).
We grow all the flowers in our shop in a nursery we have out in the country.Cultivamos todas las flores de la tienda en un vivero que tenemos en el campo.
4. (breeding ground)
a. el semillero
(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).
This university became a nursery for artists and musicians.Esta universidad se convirtió en un semillero de artistas y músicos.
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nursery
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (establishment)
a. la guardería
(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. (room in house)
a. el cuarto de los niños
(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).
nursery educationeducación preescolar
nursery rhymepoema or canción infantil
nursery schoolcentro de preescolar, parvulario m
nursery slopespistas fpl para principiantes
3. (for plants)
a. el vivero m, semillero
(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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nursery [ˈnɜːsrɪ]
noun
1 (where small children are looked after) guardería (f); jardín (m) de infancia
leave your children in the nursery while you get on with what you have to do Alice goes to a nursery from 8.30 till 6 while both her parents are at work
(school) parvulario (m); escuela (f) de párvulos; escuela (f) infantil; (Esp) kínder (m); (LAm) (room at home) cuarto (m) del bebé; habitación (f) del bebé
2 (Agr) (Hort) vivero (m)
3 (Zool) criadero (m)
modifier
nursery education (n) educación (f) preescolar
nursery nurse (n) puericultorapuericultora (m) (f);a puericultora
nursery rhyme (n) canción (f) infantil
nursery school (n) parvulario (m); escuela (f) de párvulos; escuela (f) infantil; (Esp) kínder (m); (LAm)
nursery schooling (n)
nursery education See culture box in entry nursery.
nursery school teacher (n)
nursery teacher See culture box in entry nursery.
nursery slopes (n) (Britain) (Ski) pistas (f) para principiantes
nursery teacher (n) maestroamaestra (m) (f) de parvulario;a maestra maestroamaestra (m) (f) de preescolar;a maestra
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "nursery"
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nursery school
el jardín de infancia
nursery rhyme
la canción infantil
plant nursery
el vivero de plantas
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