ball gown
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "ball gown."
ball gown(
bal
 
gaun
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (clothing)
a. el vestido de noche
(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).
It's traditional for a girl to wear a ball gown for her quinceañera.Es costumbre que una niña traiga un vestido de noche para su quinceañera.
b. el vestido de gala
(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).
What a beautiful ball gown!¡Qué vestido de gala más hermoso!
c. el traje de noche
(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).
All the women were wearing ball gowns.Todas las mujeres en el evento llevaban trajes de noche.
d. el traje de gala
(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).
I brought my ball gown to a tailor to have it altered.Llevé mi traje de gala a un sastre para que lo arreglara.
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