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Pronunciation: /ˈtɪpɪkəl/

Translation of typical in Spanish:


  • típico a typical middle-class family una típica familia de clase media with typical lack of tact con su típica or característica falta de tacto that's just typical of her eso es típico de ella he arrived late — (how) typical! llegó tarde — ¡típico! or ¡cuándo no! isn't that typical: it's starting to rain! [colloquial/familiar] ¡no podía fallar: está empezando a llover!
    Example sentences
    • Unfortunately, this is hardly a typical example of the quality available in pubs.
    • He has quality, is a typical modern player and has great technical ability.
    • What is remarkable about those four, pretty typical examples is that they were all spoken in one day in late April.

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Spain's literary renaissance, known as the Golden Age (Siglo de Oro/i>), roughly covers the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It includes the Italian-influenced poetry of figures such as Garcilaso de la Vega; the religious verse of Fray Luis de León, Santa Teresa de Ávila and San Juan de la Cruz; picaresque novels such as the anonymous Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's Buscón; Miguel de Cervantes' immortal Don Quijote; the theater of Lope de Vega, and the ornate poetry of Luis de Góngora.