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apocalypse

Pronunciation: /əˈpɑːkəlɪps; əˈpɒkəlɪps/

Translation of apocalypse in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 [Bible] the Apocalypse el Apocalipsis 1.2 (disaster) apocalipsis (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • As ever, Roth has the ability to suggest a vast historical catastrophe through the tiny apocalypses of ordinary life, which he renders with all of Baudelaire's poetic acuity.
    • They say an apocalypse is coming and, after so much destruction, many suspect it has already started.
    • These modernist writers wrote at what they took to be a moment of transition, between two apocalypses, one historical - and thus merely destructive - and one to be imagined.

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Today is the Día de los Santos Inocentes, a religious festival celebrated in the Spanish-speaking world to commemorate the New Testament story of the massacre of the "Innocents", by playing practical jokes, or inocentadas, on one another. The classic inocentada is to hang paper dolls on someone's back without their knowing. Spoof news stories also appear in newspapers and the media.