- 1 countable/numerable (room) baño (masculine) (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) , servicio (masculine) (especially Spain/especialmente España) , váter (masculine) (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar]; (bowl) water (masculine) or (Spain/España) váter (m), taza (f), inodoro (m), excusado (m) [anticuado/dated] to go to the toilet ir* al baño (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) , ir* al váter or al servicio (especially Spain/especialmente España) to throw o flush sth down the toilet tirar algo por el water or (Spain/España) váter public toilets baños (masculine plural) públicos (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) , servicios (masculine plural) (especially Spain/especialmente España) (before noun/delante del nombre) toilet brush escobilla (feminine) del water ( or (Spain/España) váter etc) toilet paper papel (m) higiénico, papel (m) confort (Chile) toilet roll rollo (masculine) de papel higiénico toilet seat asiento (masculine) water ( or (Spain/España) váter etc)More example sentences
More example sentences
- Seat covers have been available for decades, and it used correctly, most seat covers will flush down the toilet without the user touching them.
- You probably wash up your dirty dishes immediately after eating, and stick bleach down the toilet with every tenth flush.
- A third of all household water is flushed down the toilet, so control the amount of water you use by putting a plastic bottle or ‘hippo’ in your cistern.
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- Although work is on a public floor of the building, the toilets are locked, secured by carefully guarded keys.
- Marketing is described as weak and many buildings lacked public toilets, baby changing facilities and refreshment areas.
- In the toilets, the one cubicle with a working light had a broken lock.
- She quickly changed into an older dress and completed a brief toilet.
- 2 uncountable/no numerable (washing and dressing) [liter & dated] arreglo (m) personal, toilette (f) [humorous/humorístico] to be at one's toilet estar* arreglándose, estar* haciéndose la toilette [humorous/humorístico] (before noun/delante del nombre) toilet articles artículos (masculine) de tocador toilet bag neceser (m), bolsa (f) de aseo toilet soap jabón (masculine) de tocador toilet water agua (feminine (with masculine article in the singular)) de colonia
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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.