stereotype

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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. (generalization)
a. el estereotipo
(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).
The stand-up comedian used racial and cultural stereotypes for his jokes.El cómico hizo bromas con los estereotipos culturales y raciales.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to generalize)
a. estereotipar
He stereotyped Asians based on the only Chinese man he knows.Se basó en el único chino que conoce para estereotipar a todos los asiáticos.
3. (typography)
a. estereotipar
This book was made using plates that were stereotyped.Este libro fue hecho con planchas que fueron estereotipadas.
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stereotype
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el estereotipo
(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).
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stereotype [ˈsterɪətaɪp]
noun
estereotipo (m)
transitive verb
(Tip) clisar; estereotipar; estereotipar;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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