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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
1. (benefit)
a. advantage
¿Qué ventaja tiene arrendar un carro respecto a comprarlo?What advantage is there to leasing a car over buying one?
2. (in a competition)
a. lead
Con medio segundo de ventaja, el corredor venció a su adversario.With a half-second lead, the runner defeated his opponent.
3. (job benefit)
a. perk
La mejor ventaja que ofrece nuestra empresa es la de vacaciones ilimitadas.The best perk our company offers is unlimited vacation time.
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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. (hecho favorable)
a. advantage
tiene la ventaja de que es más manejableit has the advantage of being easier to handle
ventajas fiscalestax breaks
2. (en competición)
a. lead
dar ventaja a alguiento give somebody a start
le dieron 2 metros de ventajathey gave him a 2-meter start
llevar ventaja a alguiento have a lead over somebody
3. (en tenis)
a. advantage
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1 (beneficio) advantage
tiene la ventaja de que está cerca de casa it has the advantage of being close to home; es un plan que tiene muchas ventajas it is a plan that has many advantages; llevar ventaja a algn to have the advantage over sb; be ahead of sb; be one up on sb; la ventaja que A le lleva a B es grande A has a big advantage over B; sacar ventaja de algo (aprovechar) to derive profit from sth; to use sth to one's own advantage
2 (Dep) (en carrera) start; advantage; (Tenis) advantage; (en las apuestas) odds
; (p)
me dio una ventaja de cuatro metros me dio cuatro metros de ventaja he gave me a four metre start
me dio una ventaja de 20 puntos he gave me an advantage of 20 points; llevar ventaja (en carrera) to be leading o ahead; llevaba una ventaja de varios segundos sobre su rival he was several seconds ahead of his rival; llevan una ventaja de 1-0 they are 1-0 up o ahead
lleva tres goles de ventaja en Copa Europa Ya son cinco puntos los que lleva de ventaja el Ajax sobre el Feyenoord.
3 ventajas (en empleo) extras; perks (familiar)
ventajas supletorias fringe benefits
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