There are 2 translations of phrase in Spanish:

phrase1

Pronunciation: /freɪz/

n

  • 1.1 [Linguistics/Lingüística] frase (feminine), locución (feminine); (sentence) frase (feminine) verb/noun phrase frase (feminine) or locución (feminine) verbal/sustantiva, sintagma (masculine) verbal/nominal teach them some useful phrases in French enséñales algunas frases or expresiones útiles en francés artists who, in Picasso's phrase, … artistas que, al decir de Picasso, … to coin a phrase por así decirlo (before noun/delante del nombre) phrase book manual (masculine) de conversación, guía (feminine) de bolsillo para el viajero
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    • Moreoever the rest of the lines explain and expand these references by using adjectival phrases and subordinate clauses which tell the reader to look for explanation within the poem itself.
    • Like other adverbial words and phrases, nevertheless floats around under the joint influence of meaning, syntax and style, but it usually washes up at the start of a clause.
    • Associated with these tendencies was a greater focus on single words, rather than on phrases or clauses.
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    • You will develop a flair for short, pithy phrases that will identify you as the writer, whether your byline is published or your story is magically morphed into a brief.
    • It might not be a bad idea to review your own favorite phrases and expressions occasionally and replace them with fresh variations.
    • And the connection is a pithy phrase of Deputy Noonan's dating back to the 1987 election campaign.
    1.2 [Music/Música] frase (feminine) (musical)
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    • The musicians could tell an out-of-tune note within a musical phrase, and the Chinese could understand their language when the words were spoken in a sentence.
    • It also is an excellent way of testing our students' memories; if they can recite or sing the note names of a phrase in rhythm, we can be sure the music is in their heads and not just in their fingers.
    • A note, a phrase, or a section of music has embodied meaning, because it points to and makes us expect another musical (not extramusical) event.

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Word of the day temple
m
tempering …
Cultural fact of the day

Pulque is a thick, white, Mexican alcoholic drink made from fermented maguey juice; the sacred drink of the Aztecs. It is drunk without being aged, sometimes with added fruit or vegetable juice. Pulquerías are bars where it is drunk.

There are 2 translations of phrase in Spanish:

phrase2

vt

  • 1.1 (express) [idea/suggestion/criticism] expresar, formular I would have phrased it differently yo lo hubiera expresado de otro modo a carefully phrased letter una carta redactada con gran cuidado
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    • Katherine tried to find the correct words in which to phrase her question.
    • It is my fault, I did not phrase the question correctly.
    • The archbishop phrased his words with care, as is his way.
    1.2 [Music/Música] frasear
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    • Selim Palmgren's works for solo piano evoke a similar atmosphere, and somehow Finnish pianists understand perfectly how to phrase his music.
    • Witt's music is strongly Mozartian in phrasing and flavor, so much so that he sometimes sounds like a clone of the famous composer.
    • You can assess how much expression to give, and how to phrase the music in the absence of score markings.

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Word of the day temple
m
tempering …
Cultural fact of the day

Pulque is a thick, white, Mexican alcoholic drink made from fermented maguey juice; the sacred drink of the Aztecs. It is drunk without being aged, sometimes with added fruit or vegetable juice. Pulquerías are bars where it is drunk.