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honeymoon

Pronunciation: /ˈhʌnimuːn/

Translation of honeymoon in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (after wedding) luna (feminine) de miel they're going to Paris on o for their honeymoon se van a París de viaje de novios or de luna de miel (before noun/delante del nombre) the honeymoon couple la pareja de recién casados
    Example sentences
    • A couple on their honeymoon are driving through a remote part of America in a mini-bus.
    • The reception was held at the Castlecourt Hotel, Westport and afterwards the happy couple left on their honeymoon.
    • He and his 28-year-old wife were on their honeymoon, having got married just three days earlier.
    1.2 (period of grace) luna (feminine) de miel
    Example sentences
    • After all, a new president enjoys a honeymoon period of three months at most.
    • But those first few days turned out to be the honeymoon period.
    • Even when he was enjoying a honeymoon period in the job in the early months of the season, O'Leary was sensitive about his image and that of his players.

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • pasar la luna de miel

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