parade

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parade(
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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. (procession)
a. el desfile
(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).
(M)
I went out on the balcony to watch the carnival parade that was passing through the main avenue.Salí al balcón a ver el desfile de carnaval que pasaba por la avenida principal.
There is a big parade in Dublin on St. Patrick's Day every year.En Dublin, todos los años hay un gran desfile el día de San Patricio.
b. la parada
(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 king missed a military parade held in his honor.El rey se perdió una parada militar en su honor.
2. (row of shops) (United Kingdom)
a. la calle
(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's a parade of shops near the hotel.Cerca del hotel hay una calle de tiendas.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
3. (to march)
a. desfilar
The troops will parade with arms.Las tropas desfilarán con armas.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (to show off)
a. hacer alarde de
She constanly paraded her knowledge.Continuamente hacía alarde de lo mucho que sabía.
b. hacer ostentación de
The actor paraded his expensive sports cars around town.El actor hacía ostentación de sus carros deportivos caros por toda la ciudad.
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parade
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (procession)
a. el desfile
(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).
(M)
on paradepasando revista
a parade of shopsuna hilera de tiendas
parade groundplaza de armas
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (troops)
a. pasar revista a
3. (riches, knowledge)
a. ostentar
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
4. (troops)
a. desfilar
to parade about or arounddesfilar
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parade [pəˈreɪd]
noun
1 (procession) desfile (m); (Mil) desfile (m); parada (f); [of models] desfile (m); pase (m)
to be on parade (Mil) estar en formación; estar a la vista de todos
2
a parade of (exhibition) una exhibición de; (series) una serie de
All around are the brightly-lit shop windows of Paris, the brilliant parade of enticing, desirable things ...home shopping channels with their constant parade of merchandise ...the dockers' parade of support for their union leader
When I ask Nick about his childhood, he remembers a parade of babysitters ...an endless parade of advertisements
to make a parade of (show off) hacer alarde de
3 especially (Britain) (road) paseo (m)
a parade of shops una calle de tiendas
transitive verb
1 [+troops] hacer desfilar; [+streets] recorrer; desfilar por; [+placard etc] pasear;through the streets por las calles;
2 (show off) [+learning, wealth, new clothes] hacer alarde de; lucir
intransitive verb
1 (Mil) etc desfilar
boy scouts, demonstrators
the strikers paraded through the town los huelguistas desfilaron por la ciudad
2 pasearse
she paraded up and down with the hat on se paseaba de un lado a otro con el sombrero puesto; andaba de acá para allá luciendo el sombrero
modifier
parade ground (n) (Mil) plaza (f) de armas
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