applause
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applause(
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plaz
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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. (clapping)
a. los aplausos
(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).
When Sand finished his speech, the applause lasted for five minutes.Cuando Sand terminó su discurso, los aplausos duraron cinco minutos.
b. el aplauso
(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).
We stayed in the theater until the last applause.Nos quedamos en el teatro hasta el último aplauso.
2. (positive reception)
a. la elogio
(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 pizzas I prepared for dinner were met with applause from the whole family.Las pizzas que preparé para la cena recibieron el elogio de toda la familia.
b. los elogios
(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).
Rebecca's latest novel has been getting applause from the critics.La novela más reciente de Rebecca viene recibiendo elogios de la crítica.
c. la aprobación
(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 senator's tax reform package received applause from the finance committee.El paquete de reformas tributarias del senador recibió la aprobación de la comisión de finanzas.
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applause
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (clapping)
a. la aplauso m, ovación
(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).
2. (approval)
a. la aplauso m, aprobación
(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).
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applause [əˈplɔːz]
noun
1 (clapping) aplausos (m)
a round of applause for Peter! ¡un aplauso para Peter!; there was loud applause sonaron fuertes aplausos
2 (approval) aprobación (f); (praise) alabanza (f); aplauso (m)
to win the applause of ganarse la aprobación de
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