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Translation of compás in English:

sustantivo masculino

Example sentences
  • La festividad termina con un baile general, al compás de la banda especialmente contratada.
  • Sus dos coches se rompían en los compases finales y abandonaban.
  • Habrá más de mil parejas de los cinco continentes bailando al compás del ritmo norteño.

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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.