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American English: /trəˈdɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /trəˈdɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of tradition in Spanish:


uncountable or countable
  • a region rich in tradition
    una región rica en tradiciones
    in the best Irish tradition
    a la mejor usanza irlandesa
    by tradition
    por tradición
    to break with tradition
    romper con la tradición
    tradition has it that …
    según la tradición …
    Example sentences
    • They are required to by tradition and tribal law passed down by generations of swing elders.
    • The break with tradition has generated a heated debate on Internet fans' forums over the weekend, with supporters divided on the proposed name change.
    • By definition, a legend is an unverified story handed down by tradition.
    Example sentences
    • Basotho are a nation that has solid traditions, beliefs and customs.
    • Such a state of confusing dilemma caused heavy blow to the age-old traditions and beliefs of these cultures.
    • Passing on Hindu traditions to the younger generation has always been a duty of parents.
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