Swiss

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This word must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in 3).
Swiss(
swihs
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (of Swiss origin)
a. suizo
I had Swiss cheese on my omelet for breakfast.Tomé queso suizo en el omelette para el desayuno.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (nationality)
a. el suizo
(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).
, la suiza
(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).
Tim is married to a lovely Swiss named Charlotte.Tim está casado con una linda suiza llamada Charlotte.
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
3. (inhabitants of Switzerland)
a. los suizos
(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 Swiss remained neutral during World War I.Los suizos permanecieron neutrales durante la Primera Guerra Mundial.
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Swiss
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
the Swisslos suizos
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (general)
a. suizo(a)
Swiss chardacelga f
Swiss cheesequeso suizo
Swiss cheese plantcostilla de hombre m
s. rollbrazo de gitano
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Swiss [swɪs]
adjective
suizo
noun
suizoasuiza (m) (f);a suiza
modifier
Swiss army knife (n) navaja (f) multiuso(s); navaja (f) suiza
Swiss cheese plant (n) costilla (f) de Adán
Swiss Guard (n) (corps) Guardia (f) Suiza; (person) guardia (m) suizo
Swiss roll (n) (Britain) (Cookery) brazo (m) de gitano
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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