gallery
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gallery(
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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. (art)
a. la galería
(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 sculptor was proud to display his art in one of New York's most famous galleries.El escultor se sentía orgulloso de exponer su arte en una de las galerías más famosas de Nueva York.
b. la galería de arte
(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 gallery was full of Impressionist paintings.La galería de arte estaba llena de cuadros impresionistas.
c. el museo de arte
(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 philanthropist donated an original Picasso to the gallery.El filántropo donó una pintura original de Picasso al museo de arte.
2. (architectura)
a. la galería
(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).
Galleries and porticoes are characteristic of classical Greek architecture.Las galerías y los pórticos son característicos de la arquitectura griega clásica.
3. (place for spectators)
a. la galería
(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).
If you play to the gallery, I'm sure everyone in the audience will be able to hear you.Si actúas para la galería, estoy seguro de que todo el auditorio podrá oírte.
b. el gallinero
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Because we didn't have money for more expensive seats, we sat in the gallery.Como no teníamos dinero para asientos más caros, nos sentamos en el gallinero.
c. la tribuna
(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 seats in the stadium's gallery are reserved for rich donors and members of the press.Los asientos de tribuna del estadio están reservados para los donantes ricos y la prensa.
4. (mining)
a. la galería
(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).
We were allowed to tour the mine shafts and galleries before the reclamation process started.Nos permitieron recorrer los pozos y las galerías de la mina antes de que comenzaran el proceso para recuperar la tierra.
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gallery
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
(art) gallerygalería f de arte
2. (in theater)
a. el galería f, paraíso
(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. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to play to the galleryactuar para la galería
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gallery [ˈɡælərɪ]
noun
(gen) galería (f); also (Min) (Teat) (for spectators) tribuna (f); (art gallery) (state owned) museo (m) de arte; (private) galería (f) de arte
to play to the gallery actuar para la galería
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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art gallery
la galería de arte
upper gallery
el paraíso
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