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expectant

Pronunciation: /ɪkˈspektənt/

Translation of expectant in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 [air/crowd] expectante
    Example sentences
    • There was an expectant buzz from the crowd whenever he was in possession and he was desperately close to scoring earlier, with what would have been a magnificent goal midway through the first half.
    • Mr Williams thanked everybody for their participation, before he announced the winners of the £25 prizes to the expectant crowd.
    • At midnight the doors were opened to the expectant crowd.
    1.2 (expecting a baby) expectant mother futura mamá (feminine) expectant parents o couple futuros padres (masculine plural)

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The current Spanish Constitution (Constitución Española) was approved in the Cortes Generales in December 1978. It describes Spain as a parliamentary monarchy, gives sovereign power to the people through universal suffrage, recognizes the plurality of religions, and transfers responsibility for defense from the armed forces to the government. The Constitution was generally well received, except in the Basque Country, whose desire for independence it did not satisfy. It is considered to have facilitated the successful transition from dictatorship to democracy.