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elan also: élan
American English: /eɪˈlɑn/ , /eɪˈlæn/ British English: /eɪˈlɒ̃/
, /eɪˈlan/

Translation of elan in Spanish:


  • [literary]
    elán (masculine) [literary]
    Example sentences
    • In much the same way Kathakali eclipses other dance forms by its grandeur, Koman shadows all other personae, even though they are woven in a style combining ease and elan.
    • Mr. Marcose has a robust voice, which he modulates with uncommon ease and elan.
    • In far off India, Gandhi's barefoot army took on the armed might of the British Empire with as much elan as Ethiopian armed forces defeated the Italians at Adowa in 1896.
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