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reveille
American English: /ˈrɛvəli/
British English: /rɪˈvali/

Translation of reveille in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • At five o'clock in the morning, the reveille sounds and prisoner Ivan Denisovich Shukov lies in his bunk, wondering if he should get up.
    • With an affectionate gaze at his sober colleague, the prudent maidservant removes the wine-bottle, while a trumpeter at the door satirically sounds the reveille.
    • As the bugler played the reveille he finished his salute and walked past the Pool of Remembrance where a crowd had gathered.

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