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American English: /ˈpɑrdi/
British English: /ˈpɑːti/

Translation of party in Spanish:


  • 1 (event) I was invited to a tea/dinner party
    me invitaron a un té/a una cena
    we're going to have or [colloquial] throw a party to celebrate it
    vamos a dar or hacer una fiesta para celebrarlo
    they gave her a party
    dieron una fiesta en su honor
    the party's over
    se acabó la fiesta
    (before noun) (mood)
    de salón
    de fiesta
    Example sentences
    • Sometimes, caterers serving at parties and social gatherings order large quantities.
    • The hotel staff encourages the use of this area for social gatherings and parties.
    • A buffet of finger foods is the perfect way to serve guests at an anniversary party or wedding reception.
  • 2 (Politics) to join a party
    afiliarse a un partido
    (before noun) (member/worker/leader)
    del partido
    the party line
    la línea del partido
    Example sentences
    • Each ballot paper has a list of all registered political parties contesting the elections.
    • The Labour, Conservative and Liberal Democrat parties are contesting every seat.
    • It broke a 40-year monopoly of the two openly capitalist parties over working class politics.
  • 3 (group) they were a small party
    eran un grupo pequeño
    eran pocos
    (in hunting) partida (feminine)
    are you one of our party?
    ¿usted forma parte de nuestro grupo?
    raiding party
    destacamento (masculine) de asalto
    Example sentences
    • After an unsuccessful trip his hunting party bought him a bear cub to shoot.
    • Private parties can book for trips along the coastline or upriver to Waterford.
    • The most organised person in our party had brought a torch, but we also had our own guide to help us find our way home.
  • 4 (person or body involved) a solution acceptable to both parties
    una solución aceptable para ambas partes
    a third party
    un tercero
    all parties concerned
    todos los interesados
    the guilty/innocent party
    el inocente/culpable
    the parties to the contract
    los firmantes or las partes del contrato
    to be (a) party to a suit
    ser parte litigante
    to be (a) party to a crime/deception
    ser cómplice de un crimen/engaño
    I will not be (a) party to that
    yo no me voy a prestar a eso
    yo no me voy a hacer cómplice de eso
    it is in the hands of an unnamed private party
    está en manos de un particular anónimo
    Example sentences
    • In such cases, resort to binding adjudication will require the agreement of all parties to the dispute.
    • She accused both parties in the dispute of losing sight of the fact that the people who were suffering most were the students.
    • This will delay the much needed reforms as the various parties dispute their respective responsibilities and the subject fades from public memory.

intransitive verb

  • [colloquial] (go to parties)
    ir a fiestas
    (have fun) divertirse
    she loves to party
    le encanta ir a fiestas/divertirse
    let's party!
    ¡vámonos de juerga! [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Maybe it's because we just like music and dancing and partying and having a good time.
    • Everyone old and young brought their own food and drink and partied through to the early hours of the morning in the village square.
    • Some people just come for a drink, but still, the majority have come from partying.
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