accolade
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accolade(
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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. (honor)
a. el honor
(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).
Stephen graduated with accolades.Stephen se graduó con honores.
2. (award)
a. el premio
(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).
The singer was honored with the people's choice accolade.El cantante fue honrado con el premio de la elección del público.
b. el galardón
(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).
The coach offered thanks for having received the accolade for best coach in the league.El entrenador dio las gracias por haber recibido el galardón al mejor entrenador de la liga.
3. (praise)
a. el elogio
(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).
The critics heaped accolades on the cast for their production.El reparto se llevó todos los elogios de la crítica por su puesta en escena.
4. (knighthood)
a. la acolada
(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).
The king asked the man whether he agreed to accept the accolade of knighthood.El rey le preguntó al hombre si estaba de acuerdo en aceptar la acolada de la caballería.
b. el espaldarazo
(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).
The queen bestowed the honor of knighthood on the young man with an accolade.La reina le otorgó el honor de la caballería al joven con un espaldarazo.
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accolade
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (praise)
a. el elogio
(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).
2. (prize)
a. el galardón
(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).
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accolade [ˈækəʊleɪd]
noun
1 (praise) elogio (m) entusiasta; (honour) honor (m); (award) galardón (m); premio (m)
2 (Hist) acolada (f); espaldarazo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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