guide
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guide(
gayd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (one that leads)
a. el guía
(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 guía
(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 guide will be able to answer all your questions about the history of this town.El guía sabrá contestar todas sus preguntas sobre la historia de esta ciudad.
2. (written work)
a. la guía
(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).
For information on hotels, look at the latest guide.Para información sobre hoteles, mira la guía más reciente.
3. (adviser)
a. el guía
(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 guía
(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).
She went to her spiritual guide to ask for personal advice.Acudió a su guía espiritual para pedir consejo personal.
4. (indication)
a. la guía
(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 green lights along the path will serve you as a guide to find the exit.Las luces verdes a lo largo del camino te servirá como guía para encontrar la salida.
5. (girl scout) (United Kingdom)
a. la exploradora
(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).
Anna wants to be a guide like her older sister.Anna quiere ser exploradora como su hermana mayor.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
6. (to lead)
a. guiar
Someone needs to guide us in the process of changing our tax status.Alguien tiene que guiarnos en el proceso de cambiar nuestro estatuto fiscal.
7. (to steer)
a. orientar
It might be a good idea to use a street map to guide us.Podría ser buena idea utilizar un plano de la ciudad para orientarnos.
8. (to advise)
a. guiar
We should let ourselves be guided by common sense.Deberíamos dejarnos guiar por el sentido común.
b. aconsejar
The task of the consultants is to guide the president through important decisions.La tarea de los consejeros es aconsejar al presidente en las decisiones importantes.
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guide
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (person)
a. el guía
(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 guía
(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).
(Girl) Guidescout f, escultista f
guide dogperro lazarillo
2. (book)
a. la guía
(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).
3. (indication)
a. la guía
(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).
as a guidecomo guía
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (general)
a. guiar
I will be guided by your adviceme guiaré por tus consejos
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guide [ɡaɪd]
noun
1 (person) guía (m); (girl guide) exploradora (f); guía (f); (book) guía (f) turística
2 (fig) guía (f)
let conscience be your guide haz lo que te dicte tu conciencia
transitive verb
(round town, building) guiar; (in choice, decision) orientar; (govern) dirigir; gobernar
to be guided by sth/sb dejarse guiar por algo/algn
modifier
guide dog (n) perro (m) guía
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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