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consort

Pronunciation: /ˈkɑːnsɔːrt; ˈkɒnsɔːt/

Translation of consort in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • (spouse) [formal] consorte (masculine and feminine) [formal] prince/queen consort príncipe (masculine)/reina (feminine) consorte
    Example sentences
    • Apart from the reign of William III, consorts of monarchs have had no constitutional significance whatsoever.
    • He had lost a fine wife, an elegant consort, a selfless companion.
    • Queen Victoria, her consort Prince Albert and the Royal children lined a balcony of Hull's premier hotel and waved to the crowds of children below dutifully singing the National Anthem.

Phrasal verbs

consort with

/kənˈsɔːrt; kənˈsɔːt/ verb + preposition + object/verbo + preposición + complemento [formal]
1.1 (associate with) tener* trato con to consort with the enemy confraternizar* con el enemigo 1.2 (be in harmony with) condecir* or compadecerse* con

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