portrait

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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. (painting)
a. el retrato
(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)
Portraits of the family members hang on the walls of the mansion.De las paredes de la mansión cuelgan retratos de los miembros de la familia.
2. (photography)
a. el retrato
(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)
A photographer makes a portrait of the whole family every Christmas.Todas las Navidades un fotógrafo nos hace un retrato de toda la familia.
3. (description)
a. el retrato
(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)
The novel provides a portrait of the rural life in the United States.La novela muestra un retrato de la vida rural en los Estados Unidos.
4. (orientation)
a. el formato vertical
(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)
Please print the document in portrait.Por favor, imprime el documento en formato vertical.
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portrait
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (also fig)
a. el retrato
(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)
he had his portrait paintedle pintaron un retrato
portrait gallerygalería de retratos
2. (computers)
a.
portrait (orientation)formato vertical or de retrato
portrait painterretratista mf
portrait [ˈpɔːtrɪt]
noun
retrato (m)
to have one's portrait painted sit for one's portrait hacerse un retrato
modifier
portrait format (n) (Comput) (Publishing) formato (m) vertical
portrait gallery (n) museo (m) de retratos; galería (f) iconográfica
portrait painter (n) retratista (m)
national: National Portrait Gallery (Museo Iconográfico Nacional)
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