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Pronunciation: / spɛktakl /

Translation of spectacle in English:

nom masculin

  • 2 (divertissement) See examples: le spectacle est dans la rue [ironique]
    there's a free show on the streets
    avoir le sens du spectacle (metteur en scène)
    to have a real sense of theatre (british)
    to have an eye for effect
  • 4 (activité professionnelle) See examples: le spectacle, l'industrie du spectacle les métiers/les gens du spectacle
    jobs/people in show business

also: -spectacle  (in compounds)

  • 1 [péjoratif] politique-spectacle
    showbiz (familier) politics
    showy football (anglais britannique) ou soccer
  • 2 (Théâtre)dîner-spectacle
    dinner and floor show

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