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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (wine)
a. red wine
Prefiero una copa de tinto con el guisado.I prefer a glass of red wine to accompany the stew.
2. (drink)
Regionalism used in Colombia
a. black coffee
Cada mañana, tomo un tinto con dos huevos hervidos para el desayuno.Every morning, I have a black coffee with two boiled eggs for breakfast.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (turned red)
a. stained
Toda la ropa del asesino estaba tinta en sangre.All of the murderer's clothes were stained with blood.
b. dyed
Su vestido estaba tinto de rojo teja profundo.Her dress was dyed a deep brick red.
4. (color)
a. red
Prefiero el vino tinto al blanco.I prefer red wine to white.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (vino)
a. red
2. (teñido)
a. dyed
3. (manchado)
a. stained
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
4. (vino)
a. red wine
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1 [+vino] red
2 (teñido) dyed; (manchado) stained
tinto en sangre stained with blood; bloodstained
1 (vino) red wine
un tinto a (glass of) red wine
2 (Col) (café) black coffee
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Phrases with "tinto"
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vino tinto
red wine
tinto de verano
tinto de verano
me compraste el vino tinto
you bought me the red wine
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