toilet
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toilet(
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luht
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (apparatus)
a. el inodoro
(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).
Please do not throw toilet paper in the toilet.Por favor, no tiren papel higiénico al inodoro.
b. el wáter
(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).
Always flush the toilet after using it.Tiren siempre de la cadena después de usar el wáter.
c. el retrete
(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).
I clean the toilet every day.Limpio el retrete todos los días
2. (room) (United Kingdom)
a. el baño
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
May I go to the toilet, please?¿Puedo ir al baño, por favor?
b. el servicio
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
You can use the toilets on the second floor.Pueden usar los servicios del segundo piso.
c. el lavabo
(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).
The toilets are in the back on the right.Los lavabos están atrás a la derecha.
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toilet
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (room; in house) (United Kingdom)
a. el cuarto de baño, retrete
(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).
2. (in public place)
a. baño(s) m(pl)
b. servicio(s) m(pl)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
c. la toilette
(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).
(Southern Cone)
3. (object)
a. el váter m, inodoro
(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).
to go to the toiletir al baño
toilet humorhumor escatológico
toilet paperpapel higiénico or
toilet rollrollo de papel higiénico
toilet seatasiento del váter
4. (old-fashioned)
a. el aseo personal
(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).
(washing and dressing)
toilet bagbolsa de aseo
toilet soapjabón de tocador
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toilet [ˈtɔɪlɪt]
noun
1 (lavatory) (room) servicio (m); wáter (m); lavabo (m); baño (m); especially (LAm)
Toilets Servicios; Baño
to go to the toilet ir al servicio or al baño; she's in the toilet está en el servicio or el baño
(installation) wáter (m); retrete (m); inodoro (m) (euphemistic) (formal)
use a special children's seat for your toilet so that toddlers don't fall in
the toilet is blocked se ha atascado el wáter or retrete; to throw sth down the toilet tirar algo al wáter or retrete
don't throw paper towels down the toilet
2 (dressing, washing etc) aseo (m)
modifier
toilet articles (n) artículos (m) de tocador
toilet bag (n) neceser (m)
toilet bowl (n) taza (f) (de retrete)
toilet case (n)
toilet bag See culture box in entry toilet.
toilet pan (n)
toilet bowl See culture box in entry toilet.
toilet paper (n) papel (m) higiénico
toilet requisites (n)
toilet articles See culture box in entry toilet.
toilet roll (n) rollo (m) de papel higiénico
toilet seat (n) asiento (m) de retrete
toilet set (n) juego (m) de tocador
toilet soap (n) jabón (m) de tocador
toilet tissue (n)
toilet paper See culture box in entry toilet.
toilet training (n)
toilet training can be difficult acostumbrar a un niño a ir solo al baño puede resultar difícil
toilet water (n) agua (f) de colonia; colonia (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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