farewell
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farewell(
fehr
-
wehl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (parting)
a. la despedida
(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).
Linda bid farewell to her family.Linda hizo su despedida a su familia.
b. el adiós
(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).
He said farewell to us, and we never saw him again.Nos dijo adiós y nunca más lo vimos.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
2.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(goodbye)
a. adiós
Farewell, Charles. May the gods be with you.Adiós, Charles. Que los dioses te acompañen.
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farewell
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el despedida f, adiós
(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).
to bid somebody farewelldespedirse de alguien
to say one's farewellsdespedirse
farewell dinnercena de despedida
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farewell [fɛəˈwel]
noun
adiós (m); (ceremony) despedida (f)
to bid farewell (to sb) despedirse (de algn); to say one's farewells despedirse
They said their farewells there at the cafe
you can say farewell to your wallet te puedes ir despidiendo de tu cartera
interjection
¡adiós!
modifier
farewell dinner (n) cena (f) de despedida
farewell party (n) fiesta (f) de despedida
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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farewell party
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