sequel
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sequel(
si
-
kwuhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (film, literature, television; often used with "to")
a. la continuación
(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).
"The Red King" is the sequel to "The Blue King" and picks up the story two years later."The Red King" es la continuación de "The Blue King" y retoma la historia dos años más tarde.
b. la secuela
(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).
The book's sequel is scheduled to be released in May.La publicación de la secuela del libro está programada para mayo.
2. (later event; often used with "to")
a. el resultado
(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).
The increase in police presence is a sequel to an outbreak of youth violence this week.El incremento de la presencia policial es un resultado del estallido de violencia juvenil que tuvo lugar esta semana.
b. la consecuencia
(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).
Sonny's gambling addiction led to tragic sequels.La adicción al juego de Sonny tuvo consecuencias trágicas.
c. la secuela
(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).
Franklin Delano Roosevelt served as president even though he had to deal with the sequels of polio.Franklin Delano Roosevelt fue presidente a pesar de tener que lidiar con las secuelas de la poliomielitis.
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sequel
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (book, film)
a. la continuación
(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).
2. (result)
a. la secuela
(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).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
sequel [ˈsiːkwəl]
noun
1 (film, book) continuación (f)
2 (consequence) consecuencia (f); resultado (m)
it had a tragic sequel tuvo un resultado trágico
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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