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prose

Pronunciation: /prəʊz/

Translation of prose in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable [Literat] prosa (feminine) (before noun/delante del nombre) prose author prosista (masculine and feminine) prose style estilo (masculine) prosístico prose works obras (feminine plural) en prosa
    Example sentences
    • He points to the clear, simple prose of Ernest Hemingway and Samuel Beckett as examples of brilliant writing that is not bewildering for its complexity.
    • So I think people who are trying to help students genuinely write better English prose are doing a noble service.
    • To say that a man cannot write clear prose is not necessarily to blame him.
    1.2 c and u [Sch] [Univ] ejercicio (masculine) de traducción inversa

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