despedida
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despedida(
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (the act of saying goodbye)
a. farewell
Cuando llegó el momento de despedida, Fabiola rompió en llanto.When the moment to say farewell arrived, Fabiola broke down in tears.
b. goodbye
Fue una despedida un poco incómoda, ¿no crees?That was kind of an awkward goodbye, don't you think?
2. (celebration)
a. going-away party
Vamos a tener una despedida para mi amiga Mariela.We are having a going-away party for my friend Mariela.
b. send-off
¡Qué hermosa despedida tuvieron para las tropas!What a lovely send-off they held for the troops!
c. farewell party
Bertha tuvo una despedida para su hermana cuando se mudó a Londres.Bertha had a farewell party for her sister when she moved to London.
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despedida
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (adiós)
a. goodbye, farewell
una fiesta/un regalo de despedidaa going-away party/present
2. (fiesta)
a. farewell party
despedida de solterahen party o night
despedida de solterostag party o night
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despedida
1 (antes de irse) goodbye; farewell; (antes de viaje) send-off
cena/función de despedida farewell dinner/performance; regalo de despedida parting gift
2 (ceremonia) farewell ceremony
despedida de soltera hen party
despedida de soltero stag party; bachelor party; (EEUU)
3 (final) (en carta) closing formula; (Literat) envoi; (Música) final verse;
4 (Informática) log off; log out
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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despedida de soltera
bachelorette party
despedida de soltero
bachelor party
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