tent(
tehnt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (temporary cover)
a. la tienda de campaña
(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).
We need a tent for our camping trip.Necesitamos una tienda de campaña para la acampada.
b. la tienda de acampar
(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).
The tent is huge.Esta tienda de acampar está enorme.
c. la carpa
(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).
They didn't secure the tent and it went flying in the storm.No aseguraron bien la carpa y salió volando en la tormenta.
d. el toldo
(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).
They should rent a tent for their wedding in case it rains.Deberían rentar un toldo para su boda en caso de que llueva.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to cover)
a. toldar
The garden was tented for the wedding.Toldaron el jardín para la boda.
b. entoldar
They tent the play area during summer to provide some shade.Ellos entoldan el área de juegos en el verano para dar un poco de sombra.
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tent
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la tienda de campaña
(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).
b. la carpa
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
tent pegpiqueta f, clavija f
tent polemástil (de tienda or
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tent [tent]
noun
tienda (f) de campaña; carpa (f); (LAm)
modifier
tent peg (n) (Britain) estaca (f) de tienda; estaquilla (f)
tent pole tent stake (n) palo (m)
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Phrases with "tent"
Here are the most popular phrases with "tent." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
camping tent
la tienda de campaña
set up a tent
montar una tienda
tent city
la ciudad de tiendas de campaña
party tent
la carpa de fiesta
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