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field day

Translation of field day in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • [Military/Militar] día (masculine) de maniobras to have a field day pickpockets had a field day los carteristas hicieron su agosto the press have had a field day with the scandal el escándalo ha sido un verdadero festín para la prensa
    Example sentences
    • In the Navy, "field day" refers to a thorough cleaning of the ship's spaces.
    • Saturday was the field day, when all the companies met, and were trained together.
    • We have had field day attendees representing almost every branch of the Armed Forces: Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.

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