vecino
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el vecino, la vecina(
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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 lives nearby)
a. neighbor
Nuestros vecinos nos trajeron un pastel de felicitación.Our neighbors brought us a congratulatory cake.
2. (inhabitant)
a. resident
Los vecinos del complejo de apartamentos presentaron quejas por el ruido.The residents of the apartment complex filed complaints about the noise.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (nearby)
a. neighboring
Varios de los parques vecinos implementaron una nueva política de la recolección de basura.Several of the neighboring parks implemented a new trash collection policy.
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vecino
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (cercano)
a. neighboring
vecino anext to
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (de la misma casa, calle)
a. neighbor
3. (de un barrio)
a. resident
los vecinos de arribamy/our/ etc upstairs neighbors
los vecinos de al ladonext-door neighbors
4. (de una localidad)
a. inhabitant
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vecinoa vecina
adjective
1 (cercano) neighbouring; neighboring; (EEUU)
se fue a vivir a un pueblo vecino he went to live in a neighbouring o nearby village
España y sus países vecinos
2 (contiguo)
vive en el edificio vecino he lives in the house next door; el garaje vecino al mío the garage next to mine; las dos fincas son vecinas the two properties adjoin
3 (parecido) similar
suertes vecinas similar fates
1 [de edificio, calle] neighbour; neighbor; (EEUU)
somos vecinos we are neighbours; el vecino de al lado the next-door neighbour
las vecinas discutían en el patio
vecino/a de rellano next-door neighbour in a block of flats; (in a block of flats)
2 (habitante) [de un pueblo] inhabitant; [de un barrio] resident
un pueblo de 800 vecinos a village of 800 inhabitants; un vecino de la calle Corredera a resident of o a person who lives in Corredera street; asociación de vecinos residents' association
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