waterproof

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waterproof(
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duhr
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pruf
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (resistant to water)
a. impermeable
These boots are made of a waterproof material.Estas botas están hechas de un tejido impermeable.
b. sumergible (underwater)
My watch is waterproof to 100 meters.Mi reloj es sumergible hasta 100 metros.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
2. (raincoat) (United Kingdom)
a. el impermeable
(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).
(M)
You'd better wear your waterproof today. It looks like rain.Deberías llevar el impermeable hoy. Parece que va a llover.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (to make resistant to water)
a. impermeabilizar
I bought a special spray to waterproof my sneakers.Compré un espray especial para impermeabilizar los tenis.
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waterproof
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el impermeable
(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).
(M)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
2. (general)
a. impermeable
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (general)
a. impermeabilizar
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waterproof [ˈwɔːtəpruːf]
adjective
[+material] impermeable; [+watch, torch] sumergible; [+mascara, sunscreen, glue] resistente al agua;
noun
(Britain) impermeable (m)
transitive verb
impermeabilizar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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