sombrero
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sombrero(
sam
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breh
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ro
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el sombrero mexicano
(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).
This sombrero protects me from the sun.Este sombrero mexicano me protege del sol.
b. el sombrero
(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).
All the members of the mariachi band wear sombreros.Todos los miembros del mariachi usan sombreros.
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sombrero [səmˈbreərəʊ]
noun
sombrero (m) mejicano
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sombrero
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sombrero(
sohm
-
breh
-
roh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (accessory)
a. hat
Me quité el sombrero al entrar a la iglesia.I took my hat off when I entered the church.
2. (botany)
a. cap
A la parte superior de un hongo se le dice "sombrero".The upper part of a mushroom is called the "cap."
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sombrero
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (prenda)
a. hat
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
pasar el sombreroto pass round the hat
3. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
quitarse el sombrero (ante)to take one's hat off (to)
sombrero de copatop hat
4. (de setas)
a. cap
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sombrero
1 (gorro) hat
quitarse el sombrero ante algo to take off one's hat to sth
yo me quito el sombrero ante los éxitos de los corredores keniatas, que sin apoyo financiero han llegado a lo más alto de la competición mundial
sombrero apuntado cocked hat
sombrero de ala ancha wide-brimmed hat; broad-brimmed hat
Jack Beckman, con sus botas picudas y su [sombrero de ala ancha,] es la plasmación en carne y hueso de esa voluntad.
sombrero de copa top hat
sombrero de jipijapa Panama hat
sombrero de paja straw hat
sombrero de pelo (Latinoamérica) top hat
sombrero de tres picos cocked hat; three-cornered hat
sombrero flexible soft hat; trilby; fedora; (EEUU)
sombrero gacho slouch hat
sombrero hongo bowler; bowler hat; derby; (EEUU)
sombrero safari safari hat
sombrero tejano stetson; ten-gallon hat
2 (Botánica) cap
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