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epitome

Pronunciation: /ɪˈpɪtəmi/

Translation of epitome in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • (embodiment) personificación (feminine); (typical example) arquetipo (masculine) she is the epitome of kindness es la bondad personificada or la personificación de la bondad hers is the epitome of a healthy lifestyle la suya es el arquetipo de la vida sana he is the epitome of a gentleman es el perfecto caballero
    Example sentences
    • Helen's older sister Jenny is the epitome of the perfect Mum.
    • He was described by the man who nominated him for the award as ‘the epitome of quality leadership in the modern educational era’.
    • Truly, Jun was the epitome of a perfect leader for anyone and everyone to follow and Chase readily admitted to that - a thing that he seldom did.

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A piñata is a hollow figure made of cardboard, or from a clay pot lined with colored paper. Filled with fruit, candy, toys, etc, and hung up at parties, people take turns to stand in front of them blindfolded and try to break them with a stick. They feature in Mexican posadas posada and in children's parties there, in Cuba and in Spain.