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"Ellos" is a pronoun which is often translated as "they", and "triunfo" is a noun which is often translated as "triumph". Learn more about the difference between "ellos" and "triunfo" below.
ellos(
eh
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yohs
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (third person plural)
a. they (subject)
¿Ellos van a venir a cenar?Are they coming to dinner?
b. them (after prepositions)
Si confías en ellos, dales las llaves.If you trust them, give them the keys.
c. them (in comparisons)
Mi hermano y yo somos tan altos como ellos.My brother and I are as tall as them.
d. theirs (after "de" to show possession)
Esta ropa es de ellos.These clothes are theirs.
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triunfo(
tryoom
-
foh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (conquest)
a. triumph
El actor vuelve a España tras su triunfo en los premios Oscar.The actor is returning to Spain after his triumph at the Oscars.
b. victory
El triunfo del partido ecologista fue arrollador.The green party's victory was a resounding one.
c. win
Hoy el tenista obtuvo su primer triunfo en Wimbledon.Today the tennis player had his first win at Wimbledon.
2. (achievement)
a. triumph
Sacar el negocio adelante fue todo un triunfo.Getting the business off the ground was a real triumph.
b. success
"I Love Lucy" fue uno de los mayores triunfos televisivos de Desi Arnaz."I Love Lucy" was one of Desi Arnaz's greatest TV successes.
3. (card games)
a. trump
Pues se puede echar cualquier carta, sea triunfo o no.So you can play any card, whether or not it's a trump.
4. (Argentinian folk dance)
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
a. triunfo
¿Me enseñas a bailar el triunfo?Will you teach me to dance the triunfo?
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