Translation of parade in Spanish:
- 1.1 (procession) fashion paradehe made a parade of his knowledge/wealth [pejorative]desfile de modas or de modelosestuvo haciendo alarde de sus conocimientos/su dineroExample sentences1.2 (assembly) (Military) to be on parade (Military)
estar formado or en formación(on display)estar en exposición or a la vista de todosExample sentences
- The parade will set off from Victoria Square at 2.35 pm to walk through the town centre towards Bolton Parish Church in Churchgate for a service at 3pm.
- The parade will set off from Albert Square at about 1pm this Sunday and wind its way to Chinatown for an afternoon of celebration.
- Dozens of people lined Salisbury Street in Amesbury to watch a parade from the car park to St Mary and St Melor Church.
Example sentences1.3 (of shops)
- Militia units, particularly elite volunteer regiments, used the occasion to march in parades and display their military prowess and social standing.
- The president salutes army troops during a military parade yesterday, during the final inspection before leaving office.
- The crowd and live television audience were treated to a spectacular display of military parades, flypasts and parachutists.
(British English)hilera (feminine) de tiendasExample sentences
- There are countless winks to the audience as a parade of stars appears in self-effacing cameos.
- It was tough concentrating, because there on the pavement was a non-stop parade of women who appeared to be lifetime members of the What Not To Wear Club.
- The exhibition also saw a parade of ethnic dresses for men, women and kids.
- It wants to build a £15m supermarket on the site, together with a small parade of shops and an office development.
- To support the team's work, Merton Council has arranged to clean graffiti free of charge from small shop parades.
- A little further away on Boroughbridge Road a very popular bakery closed and will now be demolished for flats, which seems a bit strange because it was part of a parade of shops.
- 1.1 (display)(placards)desfilar con(feelings/knowledge)hacer alarde or ostentación dealardear de(wealth/jewelry)hacer ostentación de(prisoner)they paraded placards condemning the decisionhacer desfilar1.2 (march, walk)desfilaron con pancartas que condenaban la decisión(streets)desfilar porExample sentences1.3 (assemble)
(troops)hacer formarExample sentences
- My mother would often parade in public places with me whenever she would go out and I was not doing anything at home.
- Municipal councilors, government employees and the general public then paraded around town to welcome in the Thai New Year.
- Those who dislike any form of martial mimicry or organised religion do not want to see their children parading and marching to church in uniform.
- They chased a now fully-clothed offender, nabbed him and marched him back over the fence and paraded him past the crowd in the Merv Cowan stand.
- The stadium staged its first meeting on July 30, 1932, when legendary greyhound Mick the Miller was paraded around the track.
- The thought of Nina clinging to Scott's arm and parading him all over school for the rest of the day made a wave of nausea sweep over me.
- The King paraded his army, hoping to impress and perhaps intimidate.
- Domed ceilings, Georgian columns and plunging chandeliers exude palatial grandeur, an impression enhanced by the amount of jewellery paraded by Glasgow's glitterati.
- The university students swagger down here as though it were a catwalk, parading their Parisian clothes.
- 1.1 (march, walk) the boys paraded around, showing off to the girls [pejorative]to parade up and down (soldier/model/child)los muchachos se pavoneaban delante de las chicas(swagger, strut)1.2 (masquerade) See examples: self-interest parading as humanitarianismandar de aquí para allá pavoneándose1.3 (assemble) (Military)el propio interés haciéndose pasar por humanitarismo
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