tenis
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tenis(
teh
-
nees
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (sport)
a. tennis
Los muchachos están jugando al tenis en la tercera cancha de hierba.The boys are playing tennis on the third grass-court.
2. (footwear)
a. tennis shoe
Le enseñé a mi hijo a amarrarse los cordones de sus tenis.I taught my son how to tie his tennis shoes.
b. sneaker
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¡Me encantan tus tenis! ¿Dónde los compraste?I love your sneakers! Where did you buy them?
c. trainer (United Kingdom)
Cada mañana me pongo los tenis y me dirijo al parque para correr vueltas.Every morning, I put on my trainers and head to the park to run laps.
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tenis
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. tennis
tenis de mesatable tennis
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tenis
1 (deporte) tennis
tenis de mesa table tennis
2 (zapato) tennis shoe; plimsoll
colgar los tenis to kick the bucket (muy_familiar)
3 (pistas) tennis courts
plural
; (p)
(club) tennis club
se construyó el tenis y el palacio de La Magdalena dieron una fiesta en el tenis
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