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concert

Translation of concert in Spanish:

noun

American English: /ˈkɑnˌsərt/
British English: /ˈkɒnsət/
  • 1.1 countable
    (performance)
    concierto (masculine)
    rock concert
    concierto de rock
    concert performer concert tour
    gira (feminine) de conciertos
    Example sentences
    • Boccherini and Manfredi next went to Spain, where they played in opera performances and concerts.
    • The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra gives two concerts in its farewell tour with Mariss Jansons.
    • Symphony concerts have fallen off the map of cultured people's consciousness.
    1.2in concert
    (performing live)
    en vivo
    en concierto
    (in combination)
    conjuntamente
    their voices were raised in concert against the new law
    protestaron al unísono contra la nueva ley
    in concert with somebody
    conjuntamente or de común acuerdo con alguien

transitive verb

American English: /kənˈsərt/
British English: /kənˈsəːt/
  • 1.1 [formal] 1.2
    also: concerted past participle
    we'll have to make a concerted effort to …
    tendremos que coordinar or concertar nuestros esfuerzos para …
    Example sentences
    • The basic units for concerting opinion at the launch of the CoR were the national delegations which, like the ESC Groups, are resourced by the CoR to meet regularly to discuss the Committee's work programme.
    • After that several of the city's western sections began to organize for an insurrection, their primary assemblies refusing the Convention's instructions to disband, and concerting defiant denunciations of its ballot-rigging.
    • Both Salandra and Sonnino in 1915 and Mussolini in 1940 believed it possible to fight a ‘parallel war’ without concerting strategy with their allies.

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