There are 2 translations of parade in Spanish:

parade1

Pronunciation: /pəˈreɪd/

n

  • 1.1 (procession) desfile (m); [Mil] desfile (m), parada (f) fashion parade desfile de modas or de modelos he made a parade of his knowledge/wealth [pejorative/peyorativo] estuvo haciendo alarde de sus conocimientos/su dinero
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    • The parade will set off from Victoria Square at 2.35 pm to walk through the town centre towards Bolton Parish Church in Churchgate for a service at 3pm.
    • The parade will set off from Albert Square at about 1pm this Sunday and wind its way to Chinatown for an afternoon of celebration.
    • Dozens of people lined Salisbury Street in Amesbury to watch a parade from the car park to St Mary and St Melor Church.
    1.2 (assembly) [Mil] formación (f) to be on parade [Mil] estar* formado or en formación (on display) estar* en exposición or a la vista de todos (before n) parade ground plaza (f) de armas
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    • Militia units, particularly elite volunteer regiments, used the occasion to march in parades and display their military prowess and social standing.
    • The president salutes army troops during a military parade yesterday, during the final inspection before leaving office.
    • The crowd and live television audience were treated to a spectacular display of military parades, flypasts and parachutists.
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    • There are countless winks to the audience as a parade of stars appears in self-effacing cameos.
    • It was tough concentrating, because there on the pavement was a non-stop parade of women who appeared to be lifetime members of the What Not To Wear Club.
    • The exhibition also saw a parade of ethnic dresses for men, women and kids.
    1.3 (of shops) (BrE) hilera (f) de tiendas
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    • It wants to build a £15m supermarket on the site, together with a small parade of shops and an office development.
    • To support the team's work, Merton Council has arranged to clean graffiti free of charge from small shop parades.
    • A little further away on Boroughbridge Road a very popular bakery closed and will now be demolished for flats, which seems a bit strange because it was part of a parade of shops.

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Word of the day lámpara
f
lamp …
Cultural fact of the day

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.

There are 2 translations of parade in Spanish:

parade2

vt

  • 1.1 (display) [placards] desfilar con; [feelings/knowledge] hacer* alarde or ostentación de, alardear de; [wealth/jewelry] hacer* ostentación de, ostentar; [prisoner] hacer* desfilar they paraded placards condemning the decision desfilaron con pancartas que condenaban la decisión
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    • They chased a now fully-clothed offender, nabbed him and marched him back over the fence and paraded him past the crowd in the Merv Cowan stand.
    • The stadium staged its first meeting on July 30, 1932, when legendary greyhound Mick the Miller was paraded around the track.
    • The thought of Nina clinging to Scott's arm and parading him all over school for the rest of the day made a wave of nausea sweep over me.
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    • The King paraded his army, hoping to impress and perhaps intimidate.
    • Domed ceilings, Georgian columns and plunging chandeliers exude palatial grandeur, an impression enhanced by the amount of jewellery paraded by Glasgow's glitterati.
    • The university students swagger down here as though it were a catwalk, parading their Parisian clothes.
    1.2 (march, walk) [streets] desfilar por 1.3 (assemble) [troops] hacer* formar

vi

  • 1.1 (march, walk) desfilar the boys paraded around, showing off to the girls [pejorative/peyorativo] los muchachos se pavoneaban delante de las chicas to parade up and down [soldier/model/child] desfilar (swagger, strut) andar* de aquí para allá pavoneándose 1.2 (masquerade) self-interest parading as humanitarianism el propio interés haciéndose pasar por humanitarismo 1.3 (assemble) [Mil] formar
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    • My mother would often parade in public places with me whenever she would go out and I was not doing anything at home.
    • Municipal councilors, government employees and the general public then paraded around town to welcome in the Thai New Year.
    • Those who dislike any form of martial mimicry or organised religion do not want to see their children parading and marching to church in uniform.

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Word of the day lámpara
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lamp …
Cultural fact of the day

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.