sleeve
sleeve(
sliv
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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. (clothing)
a. la manga
(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).
The sleeves on this shirt are too long for me.Las mangas de esta camisa me quedan demasiado largas.
2. (protective covering)
a. la funda
(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).
I need to buy a sleeve for my laptop.Necesito comprar una funda para el laptop.
b. la carátula
(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).
(of a record)
The record sleeve showed an image of one of the band's video clips.En la carátula del disco aparecía una imagen de un videoclip del grupo.
c. la caja
(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).
(of a CD or a cassette)
Can you return the CD to its sleeve?¿Puedes volver a guardar el CD en su caja?
3. (mechanics)
a. el manguito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We use sleeves to join the tubes.Utilizamos manguitos para unir los tubos.
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sleeve
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of shirt, jacket)
a. la manga
(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).
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
he's still got something up his sleeveaún le queda algo escondido en la manga
3. (of record)
a. la funda
(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).
sleeve notesnotas de la funda
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sleeve [sliːv]
noun
1 [of garment] manga (f)
to roll up one's sleeves arremangarse
to have sth up one's sleeve tener algo en reserva
to laugh up one's sleeve reírse para su capote
2 [of record] funda (f)
3 (Mec) manguito (m); enchufe (m)
modifier
sleeve notes (n) (Britain) (Mús) texto de la carátula de un disco
Hewitt wrote appropriately arty sleeve notes for the Style Council's singles
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Phrases with "sleeve"
Here are the most popular phrases with "sleeve." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
long sleeve
la manga larga
short sleeve shirt
la camisa de mangas cortas
short sleeve
manga corta
long sleeve T-shirt
camiseta de manga larga
sleeve length
largo de la manga
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