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decoration
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decoration(
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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. (act of decorating)
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 decoration of the restaurant took nearly three weeks.La decoración del restaurante nos llevó casi tres semanas.
2. (ornament)
a. el adorno
(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 bought some decorations to make my new house more homey.Compré unos adornos para hacer más acogedora mi casa nueva.
b. 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 decoration of the bar includes antique bar stools and French modernist posters.La decoración del bar se compone de taburetes antiguos y carteles modernistas franceses.
3. (recognition)
a. la condecoración
(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 soldier was awarded a decoration for valor.Otorgaron al soldado una condecoración por su valor.
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decoration
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (on cake, for party)
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).
decorationsadornos mpl
2. (of room; with paint)
a. el pintado
(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).
3. (with wallpaper)
a. el empapelado
(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).
4. (medal)
a. la condecoración
(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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decoration [ˌdekəˈreɪʃən]
noun
1 (act) decoración (f)
2 (ornament) adorno (m)
3 (medal) condecoración (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "decorations"
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paper decorations
decoraciones de papel
party decorations
decoraciones para fiestas
put up decorations
colgar adornos
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