worker
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worker(
wuhrk
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uhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (laborer)
a. el trabajador
(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 trabajadora
(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).
The mall workers arrive at 8 am.Los trabajadores del centro comercial llegan a las 8 am.
b. el obrero
(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 obrera
(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).
There are about 100 workers building the new office.Hay aproximadamente 100 obreros construyendo la nueva oficina.
2. (ant or bee)
a. la obrera
(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).
The workers brought food to feed the queen bee.Las obreras trajeron comida para alimentar a la abeja reina.
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worker
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el trabajador(ora)
(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 trabajador(ora)
(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).
to be a fast/slow workertrabajar rápido/lento
worker beeabeja obrera
worker participationparticipación (de los trabajadores) en la empresa
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worker [ˈwɜːkəʳ]
noun
1 (person) (gen) trabajadoratrabajadora (m) (f);a trabajadora (Agr) (Ind) obreroaobrera (m) (f);a obrera
he's a fast worker trabaja deprisa; va deprisa con las mujeres (informal); she's a hard worker es muy trabajadora; she's a good worker trabaja bien
2 (ant, bee) obrera (f)
modifier
worker ant (n) hormiga (f) obrera
worker bee (n) abeja (f) obrera
worker priest (n) sacerdote (m) obrero
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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