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escena
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escena(
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (part of an artistic work)
a. scene
Mi parte favorita de la obra fue la última escena cuando se declararon su amor.My favorite part of the play was the last scene when they declared their love for one another.
2. (place)
a. scene
La víctima regresó a la escena del crimen para mostrarle al detective dónde se había caído.The victim returned to the scene of the crime to show the detective where she'd fallen.
3. (part of a theater)
a. stage
El director quiere que los bailarines se junten en la escena.The director wants the dancers to meet on stage.
4. (theater)
a. stage
Mi prima ha decidido dedicar su vida a la escena.My cousin has decided to dedicate her life to the stage.
5. (dramatic behavior)
a. scene
Hizo una escena cuando su novia cortó con él.He made a scene when his girlfriend broke up with him.
6. (image)
a. scene
Las escenas del volcán que vimos por la ventana eran impresionantes.The scenes of the volcano that we saw through the window were impressive.
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escena
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (escenario)
a. stage
2. (también fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
desaparecer de escenato leave the stage
llevar a la escenato dramatize
poner en escenato stage
puesta en escenastaging
salir a escenato go on stage
3. (suceso, acto)
a. scene
4. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
hacer una escenato make a scene
me hizo una escena de celosshe treated me to one of her jealous rages
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escena
1 (escenario) stage
¡todo el mundo a escena! everyone on stage!
entrar en escena salir a escena to come on stage; go on stage
poner en escena to stage
2 (parte de obra, película) scene
con escenas de la revolución
la primera escena del segundo acto the first scene of the second act
tienen que volver a rodar la escena
escena retrospectiva flashback
3 (suceso) scene
una escena conmovedora
presenciamos escenas terribles we witnessed terrible scenes; hacer o montar una escena to make a scene
4 (ámbito) scene
la escena internacional the international scene
5
la escena (el teatro) the stage; se retiró después de toda una vida dedicada a la escena she retired after a lifetime in theatre o on the stage
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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