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Pronunciation: /pəˈdʒɑːməz/
, (British English/inglés británico) pyjamas

Translation of pajamas in Spanish:

plural noun/nombre plural

  • pijama (masculine), piyama (masculine) or (feminine) (Latin America/América Latina) a pair of pajamas un pijama, unos pijamas, un or una piyama (Latin America/América Latina) cat1 1

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A piñata is a hollow figure made of cardboard, or from a clay pot lined with colored paper. Filled with fruit, candy, toys, etc, and hung up at parties, people take turns to stand in front of them blindfolded and try to break them with a stick. They feature in Mexican posadas posada and in children's parties there, in Cuba and in Spain.