Translation of schooner in Spanish:

schooner

Pronunciation: /ˈskuːnər; ˈskuːnə(r)/

noun/nombre

  • 1 [Nautical/Náutica] goleta (feminine)
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    • The glimmering vessel was a great schooner, with multiple masts on top and impressive quarters inside.
    • The visit of the barques, brigantines and schooners also seemed to drive off some of the tourism malaise created by a July shrouded in fog, damp and rain.
    • A lone sailboat, a single schooner, a solitary steamship might not have much impact in an eclectic gallery.
  • 2 2.1 (glass for beer) (American English/inglés norteamericano) jarra (feminine) or bock (masculine) or (Mexico/México) tarro (masculine) de cerveza 2.2 (glass for sherry) (British English/inglés británico) copa (feminine) de jerez
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    • They'd rather drink a schooner of fortified wine than be seen with a glass of something pink.
    • The branders and marketeers would like to bypass the image of refined sherry drinkers taking their apéritif from miniature schooners with the little finger slightly adrift of the glass.
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    • Painted on it was a red demon holding a schooner of beer.
    • Most have done more physical damage to themselves in endless schooners.
    • He received a fitting farewell in front of his home crowd before enjoying a celebratory schooner in the family pub in Sydney's inner-west.

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Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.