- 1 1.1 (dress) vestido (m) evening/wedding gown traje (m) de fiesta/novia baptismal o christening gown faldón (m) bautismalMore example sentences1.2
(nightgown)(AmE) camisón (m)
- Many cruises still offer one or more optional formal dinners where ladies where long formal gowns or other evening dresses and gentlemen wear tuxedos or dark suits.
- All around there were hundreds of dresses and gowns for all occasions hanging upon the walls.
- They dressed in their finest gowns of silk and satin, jewels of gold, elegant shoes and shawls.
- 2 2.1 [Educ] [Law] toga (f) 2.2 [Med] bata (f)More example sentences
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- He or she gives the patient a hospital gown and sees that all clothing and jewelry is given to a family member or sent to a service center for safekeeping.
- After changing into a hospital gown, the patient lies on a cart or bed and covers his or her hair with a cap.
- You will be in a hospital gown as zippers and snap fasteners can interfere with the scan.
- The teachers wore their academic gowns at all times and went swishing along the corridors between classes.
- We lived in Graduate College and we ate together, particularly dinner at Procter Hall where academic gowns were required attire.
- And, to ensure equitable treatment of both pupils and staff, teachers should surely be banned from wearing hoods on their academic gowns on speech day.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.