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shanty 1

American English: /ˈʃæn(t)i/
British English: /ˈʃanti/

noun plural shanties

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There are 2 entries that translate shanty into Spanish:

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shanty 2

American English: /ˈʃæn(t)i/
British English: /ˈʃanti/

noun plural shanties

  • also: sea shanty
    (British)
    canción (feminine) de marineros
    Example sentences
    • At Copley, he also exhibited a continuous 80 slide projection, coupled with an audiotape, showing a nine-person chorus singing sea chanteys with a pianist accompanying them.
    • Sea chanteys (sailors' songs) have been sung throughout the sea-faring Omanis' history.
    • The best moment of this set is the interlude between Scenes 2 and 3 in Act One, with the sound of moonlight on the water, the gentle heaving of the terrifying sea, and sailors below-decks keeping their courage up singing by sea chanteys.
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