banquet
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banquet(
beyng
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kwiht
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (formal dinner)
a. el banquete
(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).
There will be a banquet and dancing following the wedding.Habrá un banquete y un baile después de la boda.
2. (feast)
a. el banquete
(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).
This isn't breakfast; it's a banquet!Esto no es desayuno, ¡es banquete!
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to have a lavish meal)
a. banquetear
We were drinking wine and banqueting until two o'clock in the morning.Estuvimos tomando vino y banqueteando hasta las dos de la madrugada.
b. darse un banquete
Their enormous family was banqueting on roast duck.La enorme familia se dio un banquete de pato.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to offer a lavish meal in recognition)
a. dar un banquete en honor de
When he retired, his friends banqueted him at the club.Cuando se jubiló, sus amigos dieron un banquete en su honor en el club.
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banquet
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el banquete
(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).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
banquet [ˈbæŋkwɪt]
noun
banquete (m)
intransitive verb
banquetear
transitive verb
[+person] dar un banquete en honor de
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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banquet hall
sala de banquetes
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