There are 2 translations of fan in Spanish:

fan1

Pronunciation: /fæn/

noun/nombre

  • 1 (hand-held) abanico (masculine)
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    • Well-prepared with umbrellas and caps, spectators waved fans or improvised from whatever was at hand to fight the heat.
    • I presume she thought the rarity of the day justified her unorthodox behaviour in an era when ladies were expected to remain giggling behind their fans.
    • How do you walk downstairs in heels, waving giant fans, singing a song, looking at these guys like you love it.
  • 2 (mechanical) ventilador (masculine)
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    • Ceiling fans that keep you cool in summer also can save energy in winter.
    • But the Ceramic World factory has no windows for ventilation and only large fans fixed to the ceiling.
    • An extractor fan was provided for ventilating the equipment room.
  • 3 (shape) abanico (masculine)
    More example sentences
    • Then it stood tall, unfolding its wings to their full fan of circle and began to shimmer the wing feathers, so that they scattered sunlight like jewels.
    • Needles of light, frozen rays, shot out from her back, spreading out like a fan, with a thin light webbing in between each.
    • Its big black wings spread like fans across the blazing sky.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-nn-)

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo (-nn-)

  • poncharse

Phrasal verbs

fan out

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio [searchers/police] abrirse* en abanico 1.1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento [cards] abrir* en abanico

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There are 2 translations of fan in Spanish:

fan2

Pronunciation: /fæn/

noun/nombre

  • (devotee) a jazz fan un aficionado al jazz, un entusiasta del jazz a fan of the Beatles, a Beatles fan un fan or admirador de los Beatles a soccer/an England fan un hincha de fútbol/Inglaterra I'm his biggest fan soy su más grande admiradora (before noun/delante del nombre) fan letter carta (feminine) de un admirador or una admiradora, carta (feminine) de un fan or una fan

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