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Spanish Word of the Day: Carretero

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Carretero

Léxico relacionado con las profesiones

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 8/29/2003
Word: Carretero
(ca-rre-TE-ro) Sustantivo
English: cart driver
Etymology: Del latín carrus
Meaning: 1. El que hace carros y carretas.
2.El que guía las caballerías o los bueyes que tiran de tales vehículos.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con las profesiones
Example:

"Por un carretero que salía para Ordimbrod aquella misma tarde para traer no sé qué carga al día siguiente, mandamos aviso a Chárcide."

Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio El testimonio de Yarfoz p. 49 Alianza Editorial

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