headline
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headline(
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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. (title)
a. el titular
(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 editor was embarrassed by the unfortunate typo in the headline.El editor estaba avergonzado por la desafortunada errata del titular.
b. el encabezado
(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 article has been approved for publication. It's just missing a headline.El artículo ha sido aprobado para su publicación. Solo le falta el encabezado.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to be the star)
a. encabezar el reparto
Who's headlining the play?¿Quién encabeza el reparto de la obra?
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to title)
a. titular
The article was headlined "Governor vetoes expansion of health benefits."El artículo fue titulado "Gobernador veta expansión de beneficios de salud".
headlines
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
4. (outstanding news)
a. el resumen de noticias
(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).
As usual, the evening news anchor read the headlines first.Como siempre, el presentador del noticiero de la noche leyó primero el resumen de noticias.
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headline
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of newspaper, tv news)
a. el titular
(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).
b. el encabezado
(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 hit the headlinessaltar a los titulares
to be headline newsser noticia de portada
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (article, story)
a. titular
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headline [ˈhedlaɪn]
noun
(in newspaper) titular (m); cabecera (f)
the (news) headlines (TV) (Rad) el resumen de las noticias; to hit or make the headlines salir en primera plana
transitive verb
anunciar con titulares
modifier
headline news (n) noticia (f) de cabecera
to be headline news ser noticia de cabecera
For the first time since 1959, /Tibet was headline news/
to make headline news salir en primera plana
He showed that chess players could make headline news
headline rate (n)
the headline rate of inflation la tasa de inflación calculada con variables como el tipo de interés hipotecario; (calculada con variables como el tipo de interés hipotecario)
...the official forecast that the headline rate of inflation will
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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