rioplatense
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rioplatense(
rryoh
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plah
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tehn
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (of River Plate origin)
a. from the River Plate region
Las personas que hablan español rioplatense usan "vos" en vez de "tú".People that speak Spanish from the River Plate region use "vos" instead of "tú."
El mejor profesor de tango que ha habido en la escuela de danza era rioplatense.The best tango teacher the dance school has ever had was from the River Plate region.
b. of the River Plate region
Este verano, visité Argentina para aprender más de la historia de la cultura rioplatense.I visited Argentina this summer to learn more about the cultural history of the River Plate region.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
2. (person from the River Plate region)
a. native of the River Plate region
Como rioplatense suelo tomar mate bastante a menudo.As a native of the River Plate region I am used to drinking maté quite often.
b. someone from the River Plate region
Reconozco a los rioplatenses por su acento.I can recognize someone from the River Plate region for their accent.
c. man from the River Plate region (masculine)
El rioplatense y la mexicana se casaron en España.The man from the River Plate region and the Mexican girl got married in Spain.
d. woman from the River Plate region (feminine)
Las dos rioplatenses que hay en mi empresa se quedaron embarazadas a la vez.The two women from the River Plate region in my company got pregnant at the same time.
rioplatenses
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
3. (inhabitants of the River Plate region)
a. people from the River Plate region
Los rioplatenses tienen fama de ser muy apasionados.People from the River Plate region are thought to be quite passionate.
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rioplatense
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. of/from the River Plate region
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. person from the River Plate region
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rioplatense
adjective
of/from the River Plate region
native/inhabitant of the River Plate region
los rioplatenses the people of the River Plate region
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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