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American English: /blɛr/
British English: /blɛː/

Translation of blare in Spanish:


  • the queen enters to a blare of trumpets
    la reina entra al clarín de las trompetas [literary]
    Example sentences
    • From the initial blare of the trumpets, the album has that thrill of half-recalled familiarity.
    • The noise and the blare, the bands and the screaming, the pageantry and oratory of the long full campaign fade on election day.
    • Where this is not observed, there is no real music, but only a devilish blare and hubbub.

intransitive verb

  • (loudspeaker/music/voice)
    blaring horns
    bocinas (feminine plural) atronadoras
    Example sentences
    • All of a sudden, alarms blared out over the loud speakers as the facility went on high alert.
    • Loud rap music blared out of the house as people spilled out of the party onto the lawn.
    • Pro-government slogans were blaring out of loud speakers affixed to cars by campaigners.

Phrasal verbs

blare out

1verb + adverb + objectthe band was blaring out the same old tune
la banda tocaba la canción de siempre a todo volumen
to blare out an order
dar una orden a gritos
2verb + adverb the radio was blaring out
la radio estaba puesta a todo volumen

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