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robe

Pronunciation: /rəʊb/

Translation of robe in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 1.1 (worn by magistrates, academics) (often plural/frecuentemente plural) toga (feminine) the mayor's robe of office el traje de ceremonias del alcalde ceremonial robes vestiduras (feminine plural) ceremoniales
    Example sentences
    • She designed the clothes, which range from suave street garb to ceremonial robes.
    • He wears his red robes of office as Judge of the King's Bench.
    • Whereas Erasmus wears the black robes of an academic, the archbishop dresses in priestly white.
    1.2 (worn by students) (American English/inglés norteamericano) toga (feminine)

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [formal or liter] to robe sb (in sth) vestir* a algn (de algo)

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • [judge] ponerse* la toga; [bishop] ponerse* las vestiduras

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