Translation of solo in Spanish:

solo

Pronunciation: /ˈsəʊləʊ/

noun/nombre (plural -los)

  • 1.1 countable/numerable solo (masculine) a solo for piano un solo para piano a violin/piano solo un solo de violín/piano to perform a solo ejecutar un solo
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    • This also affects the soli which all require an absolutely clean portamento and a beautifully crafted rubato.
    • He published accordion music and French instrumental solos.
    • The jazz inflected vocal and instrumental solos could have been written by Weill.
    1.2 uncountable/no numerable solo (whist) whist (masculine) ([ en el que cada uno de los cuatro jugadores se enfrenta a los otros tres ])
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    • Solo whist is a plain-trick game with trumps and bidding, closely related to the more elaborate and now obsolete game of Boston.

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 [Music/Música] [violin/voices] solista; [album] en solitario; [piece] para voz/instrumento solista to go solo lanzarse* como solista 1.2 [Aviation/Aviación] [attempt/flight] en solitario

adverb/adverbio

  • en solitario to fly solo volar* en solitario

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