series
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series(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (succession)
a. la serie
(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 streetcar project has been plagued by a series of setbacks.El proyecto del tranvía ha sido afectado por una serie de contratiempos.
b. la sucesión
(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).
A series of events had led to her dismissal.La despidieron tras una sucesión de acontecimientos.
2. (sports)
a. la serie
(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).
This Saturday the team will play the first game of the series.Este sábado el equipo jugará el primer partido de la serie.
3. (television)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la serie
(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).
(program)
What's your favorite series right now?¿Cuál es tu serie preferida en este momento?
4. (television) (United Kingdom)
a. la temporada
(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).
(set of episodes)
The new series of "Broadchurch" comes out next week.Van a sacar la nueva temporada de "Broadchurch" la semana que viene.
5. (group of similar events)
a. el ciclo
(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).
They've released the schedule for this summer's free concert series.Han publicado el programa para el ciclo de conciertos gratuitos de este verano.
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series
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la serie
(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).
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series [ˈsɪərɪz]
noun
series (plural)
1 (gen, TV) serie (f); [of lectures, films] ciclo (m)
a series of events una serie de acontecimientos
2 (Mat) serie (f); progresión (f)
3 (Electricity and Electronics)
to connect in series conectar en serie
modifier
series producer (n) (TV) productoraproductora (m) (f) de la serie;a productora
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The word series is the present subjunctive form of seriar in the second person singular. See the full seriar conjugation.
seriar
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seriar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to order in series)
a. to arrange in series
Le dije al becario que seriara las publicaciones de la hemeroteca.I told the intern to arrange in series the publications of the newspaper library.
2. (radio and television)
a. to serialize
La emisora de radio serió las peripecias de la familia Soriano en su viaje por el mundo.The radio station serialized the adventures of the Soriano family as they traveled around the world.
b. to make into a series
Cuando el programa piloto se convirtió en un éxito, la cadena decidió seriarlo.After the pilot became a success, the network decided to make it into a series.
3. (to make in series)
a. to mass-produce
¿Por qué los muebles de aquí son más baratos? - Porque los serian, y la calidad del material tampoco es la mejor.Why is the furniture here cheaper? - Because they're mass-produced, and the quality of the material isn't the best.
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seriar
transitive verb
1 (poner en serie) to arrange in series; arrange serially
2 (TV) (Rad) to make a serial of; serialize
3 (producir) to mass-produce
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Phrases with "series"
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TV series
serie de televisión
television series
la serie de televisión
book series
serie de libros
Phrases with "series"
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series de televisión
television series
ver series
to watch TV shows
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