puerta = door feminine noun

puerta

feminine noun
feminine noun

English Translation of PUERTA

1
: door (of a house, etc.), entrance (of a hotel, etc.), gate (in a fence, etc.)
llamar a la puertato knock at/on the door
puerta principalfront door, main entrance
puerta traseraback door
llaman a la puertathere's somebody at the door
espero no haberme equivocado de puertaI hope this is the right door
un coche de dos puertasa two-door car
nos encontramos en la puerta del Ministeriowe met at the entrance to the Ministry
le esperé a la puerta de la escuelaI waited for him outside the entrance to the school
Susana me acompañó a la puertaSusana saw me out
servicio puerta a puertadoor-to-door service
2
a las puertas de : on the verge of
3
a puerta cerrada : behind closed doors
4
puerta de embarque : gate (in an airport)

Examples of PUERTA

tardo tres horas de puerta a puerta it takes me three hours door-to-door
jornada de puertas abiertas open day
política de puertas abiertas open-door policy
iban de puerta en puerta pidiendo firmas they went from door to door collecting signatures
vendedor de puerta en puerta door-to-door salesman
a las puertas de la muerte at death's door
ahora, a las puertas de la vejez, lo comprendo now that I am approaching old age, I understand
en septiembre, ya a las puertas del otoño in September, with fall just around the corner
dejar una puerta abierta a otras opciones to leave the way open for other options
lo que pasa de puertas afuera what happens outside of this home
de puertas afuera se dice que ... publicly it is being said that ...

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