inauguration

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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (investiture)
a. la investidura
(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).
(F)
Tens of thousands of people attended the president's inauguration.Decenas de miles de personas asistieron a la investidura del presidente.
b. la toma de posesión
(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).
(F)
The mayor's inauguration was much more formal than I expected.La toma de posesión de la alcaldesa fue mucho más formal de lo que esperaba.
2. (commencement)
a. la inauguración
(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).
(F)
There was a huge party, with live music in the streets, for the inauguration of the new bridge.Hubo una gran fiesta, con música en vivo en las calles, para la inauguración del nuevo puente.
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inauguration
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (of event, scheme)
a. la inauguración
(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).
(F)
2. (of president)
a. la toma de posesión
(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).
(F)
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inauguration [ɪˌnɔːɡjʊˈreɪʃən]
noun
(start) inauguración (f); (opening) ceremonia (f) de apertura; (swearing in) [of president] investidura (f); toma (f) de posesión;
modifier
inauguration ceremony (n) [of building] ceremonia (f) de inauguración; [of president] ceremonia (f) de investidura or de toma de posesión
inauguration speech (n) [of president] discurso (m) de investidura or de toma de posesión
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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