siete
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siete(
syeh
-
teh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (number)
a. seven
Siete caballos blancos tiraban del carruaje del rey.The king's carriage was pulled by seven white horses.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (number)
a. seven
Hoy aprendimos la tabla del siete en la clase de matemática.We learned the seven-times table in math class today.
b. seventh (in dates)
El siete de diciembre es mi cumpleaños.My birthday is the seventh of December.
3. (rip)
a. tear
Se hizo un siete en los vaqueros al saltar una alambrada.He made a tear in his jeans when he jumped over a wire fence.
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siete
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (roto)
a. tear
2. (colloquial) (River Plate)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
de la gran sieteamazing, incredible
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siete
adjective
pronoun
seven; (ordinal, en la fecha) seventh
las siete seven o'clock; le escribí el día siete I wrote to him on the seventh
hablar más que siete to talk nineteen to the dozen
1 (número) seven
2 (roto)
hacerse un siete en el pantalón to tear one's trousers making an L-shaped tear; (making an L-shaped tear)
(Latinoamérica)
¡la gran siete! wow! (familiar); hell! (familiar); de la gran siete terrible (familiar); tremendous (familiar); hijo de la gran siete bastard (vulgar); son of a bitch (vulgar); (EEUU)
siete
(Latinoamérica) arsehole (vulgar); asshole (vulgar); (EEUU)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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