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bronze
American English: /brɑnz/
British English: /brɒnz/

Translation of bronze in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 1.1 uncountable (metal)
    (before noun) (statue/coin)
    de bronce
    the Bronze Age
    la Edad de bronce
    Example sentences
    • During the fifth century BC the Athenians introduced the third and more lowly currency metal: bronze, an alloy of copper and tin.
    • He described the ratios between the densities of gold, mercury, lead, silver, bronze, copper, brass, iron, and tin.
    • A century ago, before stainless steel was widely available, winery equipment was often made of iron, copper, or bronze, an alloy of copper and tin.
    1.2 countable (statue, ornament)
    Example sentences
    • They house an esthetic potpourri of modern painting and Ming sculpture, Luristan bronzes and mobiles by Alexander Calder, furniture by Marcel Breuer and reliefs by Jean Arp.
    • With the assistance of Duveen, Frick formed a notable collection of Italian sculpture - bronzes by among others Pollaiuolo, Vecchietta, and Riccio, and a rare marble Bust of a Lady by Laurana.
    • The piece recalls both an early Cubist still-life sculpture by Picasso and a Futurist bronze by Boccioni.
    1.3 countablebronze (medal)
    medalla (feminine) de bronce
    (before noun) bronze medalist
    medallista (masculine and feminine) de bronce
    medalla (masculine and feminine) de bronce
  • 2 uncountable (color)
    color (masculine) bronce
    the bronze of her hair
    el castaño dorado de sus cabellos
    (before noun) (sheen/tint)
    (skin)
    Example sentences
    • Hours later my legs were a beautiful, rich shade of bronze - this colour is good.
    • His clothes were of colours ever shifting between bronze, silver and gold and it seemed to shine without reflecting the sunlight.
    • The heads would be coloured bronze, said Mr Malkin, who has smaller public works of art already under his belt.

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.