Quick answer
"Outing" is a noun which is often translated as "la excursión", and "excursion" is a noun which is also often translated as "la excursión". Learn more about the difference between "outing" and "excursion" below.
outing
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (trip)
a. la excursión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Portland makes an excellent base for all types of outings.Portland es un excelente punto de partida para todo tipo de excursiones.
b. el paseo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
His weekly outing to the park was the only exercise he got.Su paseo semanal al parque era el único ejercicio que hacía.
c. la salida
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I'm planning lots of little outings to keep the kids entertained over the summer vacation.Estoy programando un montón de salidas cortas para tener entretenidos a los chicos durante las vacaciones de verano.
2. (act of revealing a person's homosexuality)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Her outing in the press has done nothing to hinder her professional career.El hecho de que revelaron su homosexualidad en la prensa no perjudicó en absoluto su carrera profesional.
The actor sued the magazine for invasion of privacy after its outing of him.El actor demandó a la revista por violación de la intimidad cuando hizo pública su homosexualidad.
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excursion(
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skuhr
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (outing)
a. la excursión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We took an excursion around to the south side of the lake. Hicimos una excursión alrededor de la parte sur del lago.
2. (digression)
a. la digresión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Please keep the excursions into your religious beliefs to yourself. Por favor quédate las digresiones sobre tus creencias religiosas.
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