petrol

petrol(
peh
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trol
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (fuel) (United Kingdom)
a. la gasolina
(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).
(F)
We ran out of petrol and our car broke down on the highway.Se nos acabó la gasolina y nuestro carro se averió en la autopista.
b. la bencina
(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).
(F)
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
We stopped to get more petrol for our road trip.Paramos para echar más bencina para nuestro viaje por carretera.
c. la nafta
(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).
(F)
(River Plate)
Do you heat your home with oil or petrol?¿Calientas tu casa con petróleo o nafta?
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petrol
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la gasolina
(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).
(F)
(United Kingdom)
b. la nafta
(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).
(F)
(River Plate)
petrol bombbomba incendiaria, cóctel Molotov
petrol canlata de gasolina or
petrol captapón del depósito de gasolina or
petrol enginemotor de gasolina or
petrol gaugeindicador de nivel de gasolina
petrol pumpsurtidor de gasolina or
petrol stationgasolinera f, estación de servicio grifo m
petrol tankdepósito de la gasolina or
petrol tankercamión m cisterna
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petrol [ˈpetrəl] (Britain)
noun
gasolina (f); nafta (f); (Arg) bencina (f); (Chile) (for lighter) bencina (f)
4-star petrol gasolina (f) súper; to run out of petrol quedarse sin gasolina
modifier
petrol bomb (n) bomba (f) de gasolina
petrol can (n) bidón (m) de gasolina
petrol engine (n) motor (m) de gasolina
petrol filler cap (n) tapón (m) del depósito
petrol gauge (n) indicador (m) de nivel de gasolina
petrol pump (n) (at garage) surtidor (m) de gasolina; (in engine) bomba (f) de gasolina
petrol station (n) gasolinera (f); estación (f) de servicio; bencinera (f); (Chile) surtidor (m); (Bol) grifo (m); (Peru)
petrol tank (n) depósito (m) de gasolina
petrol tanker (n) camión (m) cisterna
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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