sweeper(
swi
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puhr
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (street cleaner)
a. el barrendero
(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 barrendera
(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)
He eventually found a job a s a street sweeper with the city council.Al final encontró trabajo como barrendero en el ayuntamiento.
2. (carpet sweeper)
a. el barrealfombras
(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)
Could you go over the living room carpet with the sweeper for me?¿Me podrías pasar el barrealfombras por la alfombra del living?
b. el cepillo mecánico
(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 need to buy a new carpet sweeper.Tengo que comprar un nuevo cepillo mecánico para la alfombra.
3. (vehicle)
a. el camión barredor
(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)
It was the time of year when sweepers were out cleaning the leaves from the roadside.Era la época del año cuando los camiones barredores salen a quitar las hojas de los bordes de las carreteras.
4. (footballer)
a. el líbero
(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)
With a sweeper behind four defenders, it was going to be difficult for us to score goals.Con un líbero detrás de cuatro defensas, nos iba a costar marcar goles.
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sweeper
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a.
(carpet) sweepercepillo mecánico
2. (footballer)
a. el líbero
(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)
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sweeper [ˈswiːpəʳ]
noun
1 (cleaner) barrenderoabarrendera (m) (f);a barrendera (machine) (for streets) barredora (f);(also carpet sweeper) cepillo (m) mecánico
2 (Ftbl) líbero (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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