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tanda

Translation of tanda in English:

sustantivo femenino

  • 1 (grupo) See examples: llegó una nueva tanda de excursionistas
    a new group o party of tourists arrived
    la nueva tanda de alumnos
    the new intake of pupils
    tuvimos que comer en dos tandas
    we had to eat in two sittings
    el mantel lo lavo en la próxima tanda
    I'll wash the tablecloth with the next load
    cada dos minutos hay una tanda de avisos (América Latina)
    every couple of minutes there's another lot o bunch of commercials
    los horneamos en dos tandas
    we baked them in two batches
    lo que se merece es una buena tanda de azotes
    he deserves a good thrashing
  • 5 (Chile) [familiar] (broma) See examples: es muy bueno para la tanda
    he's a good laugh
    dar tanda [familiar]
    to joke around
Example sentences
  • Haciendo la primera tanda de correcciones, ya tengo el material inicial.
  • Los charrúas terminaron venciendo en la tanda de penales.
  • La selección venezolana se fue agrupando ayer, y hoy trabajará en doble tanda.

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