entertainment
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entertainment(
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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. (amusement)
a. el entretenimiento
(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).
Puzzles are great entertainment for children.Los rompecabezas son un gran entretenimiento para los niños.
b. la diversión
(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 game gave us hours of entertainment.Con el juego, pasamos horas de diversión.
2. (show)
a. el espectáculo
(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).
Every year they put on holiday entertainment for the troops.Cada año organizan un espectáculo navideño para las tropas.
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entertainment
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (amusement)
a. la entretenimiento m, diversión
(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).
much to the entertainment of the crowdpara regocijo de la multitud
2. (commerce)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
entertainment allowancegastos de representación
3. (theater)
a. el espectáculo
(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 entertainment businessla industria del espectáculo
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entertainment [ˌentəˈteɪnmənt]
noun
1 (amusement) [of guests] entretenimiento (m); [of audience] diversión (f)
for your entertainment para divertiros
2 (show) espectáculo (m); (musical entertainment) concierto (m)
to put on an entertainment organizar un espectáculo; the world of entertainment el mundo del espectáculo
modifier
entertainment allowance (n) gastos (m) de representación
entertainment expenses (n)
entertainment allowance See culture box in entry entertainment.
entertainment guide (n) guía (f) del ocio
entertainment tax (n) impuesto (m) de espectáculos
the entertainment world (n) el mundo del espectáculo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "entertainment"
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for entertainment
para entrenerse
provide entertainment
entretener
entertainment industry
la industria del espectáculo
entertainment center
centro de entretenimiento
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