escaparate
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
escaparate(
ehs
-
kah
-
pah
-
rah
-
teh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (store window)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. shop window
Los escaparates de las tiendas en el centro están decorados para la Noche de Brujas.The shop windows in the shops downtown are decorated for Halloween.
En el escaparate hay cuatro maniquíes.There are four mannequins in the shop window.
b. shopwindow
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
En ese número, solo nos queda el par rojo que hay en el escaparate.In that size, we only have the red pair in the shopwindow left.
c. window
Los precios que ves en el escaparate son más bajos que los del interior de la tienda.The prices you see in the window are cheaper than the ones inside the shop.
2. (promotion)
a. showcase
Esta galería es el escaparate del arte local contemporáneo.This gallery is the showcase of contemporary local art.
3. (closet)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. wardrobe
Colgué la chaqueta en el escaparate.I hung the jacket in the wardrobe.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
escaparate
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. (shop) window, display window
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
escaparate
1 (de tienda) window; shop window
ir de o mirar escaparates to go window-shopping
2 [de promoción] showcase
3 (Latinoamérica) (armario) wardrobe
4 (pecho) tits (muy_familiar)
plural
; (p)
bosom (humorístico); chest
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Phrases with "escaparate"
Here are the most popular phrases with "escaparate." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
mirar en el escaparate
to look at the shop window
tres del escaparate
three from the shop window
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?