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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (of a window)
a. blind (on a roller and slatted)
Vamos a cambiar las cortinas de la casa por persianas.We are going to get rid of the curtains in the house and put in blinds.
b. shutter (hinged door)
Cerré las persianas del salón para ver la tele.I closed the living room shutters in order to watch television.
c. shade (screen)
Las persianas solares son la mejor opción para ventanas de oficina.Solar shades are the best option for office windows.
2. (of a shop window)
a. shutter
El empleado cerró la persiana y le puso un candado.The clerk pulled down the shutter and put a lock on it.
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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. (general)
a. blind
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[de lamas] (Venetian) blind; [de tablitas] slatted shutter; (enrollable) roller blind
enrollarse como una persiana to go on and on
para ya de hablar, que te enrollas como las persianas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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