hala
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hala(
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lah
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An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (used to show support)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. Come on!
¡Hala! ¡Seguro que metes muchos goles!Come on! I'm sure you'll score lots of goals!
b. Let's go!
¡Hala Madrid! ¡A ganarle al Barça!Let's go, Madrid! Defeat Barça!
c. Go!
¡Hala, Dani! ¡No te rindas!Go, Dani! Don't give up!
2. (used to express surprise)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. Wow!
¡Hala, qué sorpresa! No sabía que vendrías a mi cumpleaños.Wow, what a surprise! I didn't know you were coming to my birthday.
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hala
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
¡hala!come on!
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hala
interjection
(mostrando sorpresa) (gen) wow!; (qué exageración) come off it! (familiar)
2 (vamos) come on!; let's go!
3 (deprisa) get on with it! (familiar); hurry up!
4
no quiero, ¡hala! I don't want to, so there!
5 (Náutica) heave!
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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hala, Madrid
come on, Madrid
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