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sub

sub(
suhb
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (substitute)
a. el suplente
(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).
(M)
, la suplente
(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).
(F)
I worked as a sub in a math class for a week.Trabajé de suplente en una clase de matemáticas por una semana.
2. (culinary)
a. el sándwich submarino
(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).
(M)
I was so hungry, I ordered a sub with all kinds of meats and veggies.Tenía tanta hambre, que pedí un sándwich submarino con toda clase de carnes y vegetales.
b. el sándwich de baguette
(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).
(M)
I often just have a sub for lunch when I'm at the office.Con frecuencia solo almuerzo un sándwich de baguette cuando estoy en la oficina.
c. el baguette
(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).
(M)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Can you order me a chicken salad sub?¿Me pides un baguette de pollo con ensalada?
3. (submarine)
a. el submarino
(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).
(M)
This military sub can descend up to 700 meters under the sea.Este submarino militar puede descender hasta 700 metros bajo el mar.
4. (advance on wages) (United Kingdom)
a. el anticipo
(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).
(M)
Isabel asked her boss for a sub so she could buy groceries.Isabel le pidió un anticipo a su jefe para poder comprar comestibles.
5. (subeditor) (United Kingdom)
a. el corrector de textos
(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).
(M)
, la correctora de textos
(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).
(F)
Jackson is a sub at a publishing house.Jackson es corrector de textos en una casa editorial.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
6. (to substitute)
a. sustituir
Mr. Perez subbed for Mrs. Smith while she was on pregnancy leave.El Sr. Pérez sustituyó a la Sra. Smith mientras ella estaba en licencia de embarazo.
b. reemplazar
Number 17 will sub for number 52.El número 17 reemplazará al número 52.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
7. (to subedit) (United Kingdom)
a. corregir
I need you to sub the manuscript one more time before sending it to publishing.Necesito que corrijas el manuscrito una vez más antes de enviarlo a publicación.
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
8. (subscription)
a. la cuota
(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).
(F)
I need to come up with another five dollars to pay my gym sub.Tengo que juntar cinco dólares más para pagar mi cuota del gimnasio.
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sub
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (to newspaper, magazine)
a. la suscripción
(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).
(F)
2. (to club)
a. la cuota
(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).
(F)
3. (substitute)
a. el suplente
(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).
(M)
la suplente
(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).
(F)
4. (submarine)
a. el submarino
(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).
(M)
5. (journalism)
a. el redactor(ora)
(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).
(M)
la redactor(ora)
(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).
(F)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
6. (journalism)
a. corregir
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
7. (substitute)
a.
to sub for somebodyreemplazar or sustituir a alguien
sub [sʌb]
abbreviation:noun
1 subaltern
2 subeditor
3 submarine
4 subscription
5 substitute
verb:transitive:abbreviation
sub-edit
sub [sʌb]
intransitive verb
to sub for sb hacer las veces de algn
sub [sʌb]
noun
(advance on wages) avance (m); anticipo (m)
transitive verb
anticipar dinero a
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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