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dictionary
American English: /ˈdɪkʃəˌnɛri/
British English: /ˈdɪkʃ(ə)n(ə)ri/

Translation of dictionary in Spanish:

noun plural -ries

  • Example sentences
    • Apart from in books and dictionaries it was a word that was hardly heard.
    • Mark Twain claimed never to have coined a word as far as he knew, though historical dictionaries list him as the first user of many.
    • The latest dictionary contains new words and phrases that sum up life in the UK today.

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    adverb
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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    portero

    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.