buffet

buffet(
buh
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fey
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buh
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fiht
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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. (culinary)
a. el bufé
(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)
There is a lot of delicious food on the buffet.Hay mucha comida deliciosa en el bufé.
b. el bufet
(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)
We're really hungry, so we're going to have the pizza buffet for lunch.Tenemos mucha hambre, así que vamos a almorzar el bufet de pizza.
c. el buffet
(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)
Please use a clean plate when returning to the buffet.Por favor, use un plato limpio cada vez que vuelva al buffet.
2. (furniture)
a. el aparador
(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)
Please set the table. The dishes are in the buffet.Por favor, pon la mesa. Los platos están en el aparador.
3. (blow)
a. el golpe
(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 resisted the temptation to respond to his insult with a buffet to the face.Resistí la tentación de responder a su insulto con un golpe a la cara.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (to hit repeatedly; used to describe the action of wind or waves)
a. zarandear
The little boat was struggling toward the shore, buffeted by the waves.El barquito movía con dificultad hacia la costa, zarandeado por las olas.
b. sacudir
The strong wind buffeted the aircraft, and the pilot lost control.El fuerte viento sacudía el avión, y el piloto perdió el control.
5. (to slap)
a. abofetear
He must have said something nasty to the woman, because she turned around and buffeted him.Debió decirle algo desagradable a la mujer, porque ella se giró y le abofeteó.
6. (to afflict)
a. sacudir
At the end of the 20th century, the country was buffeted by a civil war that lasted over a decade.A finales del siglo XX, el país se vio sacudido por una guerra civil que duró más de una década.
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buffet
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (sideboard)
a. el mostrador de comidas, bufé
(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)
2. (meal)
a. el bufé
(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)
buffet lunch(almuerzo tipo) bufé m
3. (at station)
a. la cafetería
(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)
buffet carvagón restaurante, bar m
buffet [ˈbʊfeɪ]
noun
(for refreshments) cantina (f); cafetería (f); (meal) buffet (m) (libre); comida (f) buffet;
modifier
buffet car (n) (Britain) (Ferro) coche-restaurante (m)
buffet lunch (n) almuerzo (m) buffet
buffet meal (n) buffet (m) (libre); comida (f) buffet
buffet supper (n) cena (f) buffet
buffet [ˈbʌfɪt]
noun
(blow) golpe (m)
transitive verb
(hit) abofetear; [+sea, wind] zarandear;
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