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American English: /ˈʒɑnrə/
British English: /ˈʒɒ̃rə/
, /ˈ(d)ʒɒnrə/

Translation of genre in Spanish:


  • 1.1 countable (kind)
    Example sentences
    • He was a pioneer in various genres including satire, literary criticism, and drama.
    • He amassed important examples that hint at diverse tastes for classic genres.
    • Women also bring to poetry or other genres of literature a whole new area of experience and vision.
    1.2 uncountablegenre (painting)
    pintura (feminine) de género

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    In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.