ilustre
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ilustre(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (of distinguished origin)
a. illustrious
¿No sabías que Guillermo pertenece a la ilustre familia de los Castro?Didn't you know that Guillermo is from the illustrious Castro family?
b. distinguished
El presidente ofrecerá una cena de gala en honor de sus ilustres huéspedes.The president is to host a gala dinner in honor of his distinguished guests.
2. (famous)
a. illustrious
El ilustre escritor recibió un premio por su última novela.The illustrious writer received an award for his latest novel.
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ilustre
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (distinguido)
a. illustrious, distinguished
2. (título)
a.
el ilustre señor alcaldehis Worship, the mayor
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ilustre
adjective
illustrious; famous
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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personaje ilustre
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