repuesto
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repuesto(
rreh
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pwehs
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toh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (replacement part)
a. spare part
Los repuestos de mi auto son importados y cuestan el triple.The spare parts for my car are imported and are three times more expensive.
b. spare
La batería de repuesto del auto está en el baúl.The spare car battery is in the trunk.
c. refill
Voy a comprar un repuesto para mi pluma en la papelería.I'm going to buy a refill for my pen at the stationery store.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (recovered)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. better
¿Sabes si Anita ya está repuesta? - Sí, la vi ayer y está muy bien.Do you know if Anita is better yet? - Yes, I saw her yesterday and she's doing great.
3. (recuperated)
a. recovered
No puedo jugar al fútbol porque todavía no estoy completamente repuesto.I can't play soccer because I'm still not fully recovered.
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repuesto
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. recovered
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (provisión extra)
a. reserve
3. (automotive)
a. spare part
de repuestospare, in reserve
la rueda de repuestothe spare wheel
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repuesto
participio_de_pasado
1 [de pluma] refill
2 (Automóviles) (Mecánica) spare; spare part
rueda de repuesto spare wheel; y llevamos otro de repuesto and we have another as a spare o in reserve
3 (España) (mueble) sideboard; buffet
4 (provisión) stock; store; (abastecimiento) supply
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "repuesto"
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llanta de repuesto
spare tire
de repuesto
spare
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