carnival(
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noun
1. (annual celebration) 
I love watching all the dancing groups at the Oruro carnival.Me encanta ver todas las comparsas en el carnaval de Oruro.
We're going to the New Orleans carnival this year!¡Este año vamos al carnaval de Nueva Orleans!
2. (travelling fair) (United States) 
When I was a kid, we couldn't wait for the carnival to come to town.Cuando era pequeña, esperábamos ansiosos a que llegara la feria ambulante al pueblo.
3. (for fundraising) (United States) 
a. la feria (F) 
My mom ran the hoop-la at the school carnival.Mi mamá organizó el juego de los aros en la feria del colegio.
Church carnivals are the most successful tool to fundraise and build comradery among the community.Las kermeses de las iglesias son la mejor herramienta para recaudar fondos y desarrollar la camaradería en la comunidad.
carnival
Noun
1. (funfair) 
a. la feria (F) 
2. (traditional festival) 
a. el carnaval (M) 
carnival [ˈkɑːnɪvəl]
noun
carnaval (m); (US) parque (m) de atracciones;
modifier
carnival queen (n) reina (f) del carnaval or de la fiesta
Phrases with "carnival"
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carnival ride
atracción de feria
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