decor
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “décor.”
decor(
dih
-
kawr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (interior design)
a. la decoración
(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 architecture is minimalist, so the decor should be minimalist as well.La arquitectura es minimalista, así que la decoración debe ser minimalista también.
2. (theater)
a. el decorado
(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 set designer developed a very elaborate decor for the production of Shakespeare.La escenógrafa desarrolló un decorado muy elaborado para la obra de Shakespeare.
b. la escenografía
(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).
Congratulations to all those responsible for the compelling decor.Felicidades a todos los responsables de la convincente escenografía.
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decor
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la decoración
(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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décor [ˈdeɪkɔːʳ]
noun
[of house, room etc] decoración (f); (Teat) decorado (m);
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decor
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decor(
deh
-
kohr
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
(decency)
a. decorum
La princesa se sorprendió por la falta de decor del sirviente.The princess was shocked by the servant's lack of decorum.
2.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
(decoration)
a. décor
El decor del edificio era espléndido y representante del barroco.The décor of the building was lavish and representative of the Baroque era.
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