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Pronunciation: /dɪsˈpleɪ/

Translation of display in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 (put on show) [exhibit] exponer* [data/figures] [Computing/Informática] visualizar* the shopkeeper displayed his wares el tendero colocó los artículos en el escaparate ( or la estantería etc) his work is displayed in the museum sus obras están expuestas en el museo the results will be displayed on the bulletin board los resultados aparecerán en el tablón de anuncios
    Example sentences
    • Isn't Marx making a deliberately exaggerated statement of his own position in order to display its novelty?
    • The cameras were displayed in the chronological order of technological evolution.
    • Chopin's Preludes return independence to the hands in order to display a new kind of allusive dialogue between them.
    Example sentences
    • By controlling where and when that field is applied, the screen can display an image.
    • It is not limited to dedicated handheld devices but can be displayed on any computer screen.
    • But, when the image is displayed on a wide screen set, the bars are lost and the bottoms of the subtitle text can be slightly cut off.
    1.2 (flaunt) [finery/erudition] hacer* despliegue or gala de; [muscles] lucir*, hacer* alarde de the peacock displayed its feathers el pavo real desplegó la cola
    Example sentences
    • Of course some rule changes over the years have taken away the ability of players to display the skill of fielding.
    • It will be good for the game to see a talented player like Mattie Forde display his skills in Croke Park before a large crowd.
    • It is about those players displaying the skill and commitment to come up with a winning strategy, for the sake of the greater good.
    1.3 [Journalism/Periodismo] [Printing/Imprenta] [headlines/captions] hacer* resaltar 1.4 (reveal) [anger/interest] demostrar*, manifestar*; [feelings] exteriorizar*, demostrar*; [tendencies/symptoms] presentar; [tact/skill/courage] demostrar*, dar* prueba de


  • 2 [Computing/Informática] [Electronics/Electrónica] display (masculine), visualizador (masculine) digital/analog display visualizador digital/analógico (before noun/delante del nombre) [screen/panel] de visualización (de datos)
  • 3 [Journalism/Periodismo] [Printing/Imprenta] (before noun/delante del nombre) display advertising anuncios (masculine plural) destacados

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