There are 2 translations of alien in Spanish:

alien1

Pronunciation: /ˈeɪliən/

n

  • 1.1 (foreigner) extranjero, -ra (m,f) enemy alien extranjero enemigo illegal alien inmigrante (mf) ilegal
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    • Because he's actually not a citizen, but an illegal alien, Valle is now detained in preparation for deportation.
    • It would also make it harder for illegal aliens to seek political asylum.
    • One assumes it's a sincere position against illegal aliens and illegal immigration.
    1.2 (in science fiction) extraterrestre (mf), alienígena (mf)
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    • Reading that he thinks aliens in spaceships brought the DNA that humans came from to earth was enough.
    • Go there and see an awe-inspiring picture of one of the original aliens in its spaceship.
    • The novel follows the journey of a small group of people who leave our solar system to make contact with these newly discovered aliens.

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f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 2 translations of alien in Spanish:

alien2

adj

  • 1.1 (strange, foreign) [customs] extraño, foráneo
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    • This is blundering on foreign soil in an alien culture which they fail to grasp and arrogantly underestimate and they will ultimately pay the price of their ignorance.
    • Despite numerous campaigns among players and fans to try and tackle racism, the game is still submerged in a sea of stereotypes about foreigners and alien cultures.
    • For right-wing politicians, this commodification is associated with an invasive, alien, foreign culture.
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    • Perhaps it might seem alien to someone unfamiliar with comics.
    • By forming this non-political movement, the members would not be made strange or alien to power.
    • In fact, the whole act of writing anything at all feels rather strange and alien to me now.
    1.2 (unknown, uncharacteristic) (pred) to be alien to sb/sth serle* ajeno a algn/algo that's completely alien to him eso le es totalmente ajeno (a él) 1.3 (of foreign power) (before n) [passport/airspace] extranjero 1.4 (in science fiction) (before n) extraterrestre, alienígena
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    • King's program didn't merely advance the notion that an alien spacecraft crashed at Roswell in 1947.
    • One third accepted lucky numbers and 30 percent felt that some UFOs were alien spacecraft.
    • The inner workings of alien spacecraft are at last revealed!

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.