transeúnte
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el transeúnte, la transeúnte(
trahn
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seh
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This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (person who is walking past)
a. passerby
Un transeúnte que vio el incendio llamó a los bomberos.A passerby who saw the fire called the firefighters.
b. pedestrian (in the street)
El auto perdió el control y atropelló a dos transeúntes.The car lost control and ran over two pedestrians.
2. (politics)
a. temporary resident
Los transeúntes no pueden trabajar si no cuentan con autorización.Temporary residents are not allowed to work without authorization.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (going past)
a. passing
Una mujer transeúnte vio a los ladrones y llamó a la policía.A passing woman saw the robbers and called the police.
4. (not permanent)
a. transitory
Los residentes transeúntes no pueden adquirir propiedades.Transitory residents are not allowed to purchase property.
b. transient
La mayoría de los trabajadores transeúntes o por temporada son hombres solteros.Most of the seasonal or transient laborers are single men.
c. temporary
Los miembros transeúntes no tienen derecho a voto.Temporary members don't have the right to vote.
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transeúnte
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. passing
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (paseante)
a. passer-by
3. (residente temporal)
a. temporary resident
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transeúnte
adjective
(no residente) transient; transitory; [+miembro] temporary;
1 (en la calle) passer-by
transeúntes passers-by
2 (no residente) non-resident; (mendigo) vagrant
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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