usher

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usher(
uh
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shuhr
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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. (escort)
a. el acomodador
(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 acomodadora
(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).
(at a theater or stadium)
The usher used his flashlight to check the seat numbers on our tickets.El acomodador usó su lámpara para revisar los números de los asientos en los boletos.
b. la persona que recibe y sienta a los invitados
(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).
(at a wedding)
My best friend Danny was the usher at our wedding.Mi mejor amigo Danny fue la persona que recibía y sentaba a los invitados en mi boda.
2. (legal)
a. el ujier
(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 ujier
(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).
(court)
The usher brought the witness to the stand.El ujier llevó al testigo al estrado.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to escort)
a. acompañar
Stephen ushered his grandmother to her seat.Stephen acompañó a su abuela a su asiento.
b. hacer pasar
Jean opened the door and ushered her guests into the party.Jean abrió la puerta e hizo pasar a sus invitados a la fiesta.
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usher
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (in court)
a. el ujier
(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 theater, cinema)
a. el acomodador
(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).
3. (at wedding)
a. persona encargada de indicar a los invitados dónde deben sentarse
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (general)
a.
to usher somebody inhacer pasar a alguien
to usher somebody outacompañar a alguien afuera
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usher [ˈʌʃəʳ]
noun
(in court etc) ujier (m); (in theatre, cinema etc) acomodadoraacomodadora (m) (f);a acomodadora (at public meeting etc) guardia (m) de sala; encargadoaencargada (m) (f) del orden;a encargada
transitive verb
to usher sb into a room hacer pasar a algn a un cuarto
to usher sb to the door usher sb out acompañar a algn a la puerta
to usher sb out [+unwanted individual] hacer salir a algn
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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