- 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) ceremonialesMore example sentences1.2 (worn by students) (American English/inglés norteamericano) toga (feminine)
- 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.
- 2 (worn in house) bata (feminine), salto (masculine) de cama (Southern Cone/Cono Sur)More example sentences
- She wrapped a red silk robe around herself and tied it.
- I would have wrapped my warm, terry cloth robe about me, but it wasn't in the bathroom.
- She carefully got out wiping her smooth legs dry then putting on the terry cotton robe to answer the door.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Central America and Mexico, the word 'botana' means a small portion of food, olives, peanuts etc, usually served with a drink at parties, bars, or social occasions.