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performer

Pronunciation: /pərˈfɔːrmər; pəˈfɔːmə(r)/

Translation of performer in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • [Theater/Teatro] actor, (masculine, feminine); [Cinema/Cine] actor, (masculine, feminine), artista (masculine and feminine); (entertainer, artiste) artista (masculine and feminine); (of role, piece of music) intérprete (masculine and feminine) all the performers in the show todas las personas que toman ( or tomaban etc) parte en el espectáculo he is an impressive performer in debates siempre se luce en los debates, se desempeña admirablemente en los debates (Latin America/América Latina) poor performers who are paid too much trabajadores ( or ejecutivos etc) que rinden poco y ganan demasiado the new model is a lively performer [Cars/Automovilismo] el nuevo modelo tiene mucha garra [colloquial/familiar] the firm has been one of this year's outstanding performers la compañía es de las que han obtenido mejores resultados este año
    Example sentences
    • The excellence of the artists and performers was enhanced by the great food and wine.
    • Arrangements are also underway for street performers to entertain the crowds.
    • Because of the young age of some of the performers, two casts will be taking part.

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