decorar


decorar
v.
1 to decorate.
2 to be decorative.
3 to adorn.
Ellos adornaron la estancia They adorned the room.
4 to embellish.
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decorar
verbo transitivo
1 (gen) to decorate, adorn, embellish; (una casa) to decorate
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verb
to decorate
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I
VT [+ casa, habitación] to decorate (de with)
II
VT
1) (=aprender) to learn, memorize
2) (=recitar) to chorus
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verbo transitivo <pastel> to decorate; <vitrina/escaparate> to dress; <casa/habitación> to decorate; <árbol de Navidad> (AmL) to decorate
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= decorate, ornament, adorn, trim, festoon, drape, garland, ornate.
Ex. The letters are upright, narrow, and angular, standing on crooked feet, and the ascenders are usually decorated with barbs or thorns; f and p do not normally descend below the base line.
Ex. Then, from about 1830, the covering material was further ornamented in an embossing machine = Entonces, aproximadamente a partir de 1830, el material de la cubierta se adornaba aún más con la ayuda de una máquina de estampar en relieve.
Ex. Florence used the occasion to boost its international prestige by creating a triumphal arch adorned with inscriptions and sculptures.
Ex. The scarf can be knit with pockets at the end to keep their hands toasty or trimmed with bobbles for a funky look.
Ex. In front of the Buddha images is a table that serves as the altar, festooned with fruit, flowers, incense, and candles.
Ex. Classrooms were draped with cloth and garlanded with lattices and vines.
Ex. Classrooms were draped with cloth and garlanded with lattices and vines.
Ex. The bottom of the map is ornated with a large decorative allegoric city view of Stralsund flanked by two sea monsters.
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* decorar con guirnaldas = festoon, garland.
* decorar el hogar = decorate + the house.
* productos decorados con tela escocesa = tartanware.
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verbo transitivo <pastel> to decorate; <vitrina/escaparate> to dress; <casa/habitación> to decorate; <árbol de Navidad> (AmL) to decorate
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= decorate, ornament, adorn, trim, festoon, drape, garland, ornate.

Ex: The letters are upright, narrow, and angular, standing on crooked feet, and the ascenders are usually decorated with barbs or thorns; f and p do not normally descend below the base line.

Ex: Then, from about 1830, the covering material was further ornamented in an embossing machine = Entonces, aproximadamente a partir de 1830, el material de la cubierta se adornaba aún más con la ayuda de una máquina de estampar en relieve.
Ex: Florence used the occasion to boost its international prestige by creating a triumphal arch adorned with inscriptions and sculptures.
Ex: The scarf can be knit with pockets at the end to keep their hands toasty or trimmed with bobbles for a funky look.
Ex: In front of the Buddha images is a table that serves as the altar, festooned with fruit, flowers, incense, and candles.
Ex: Classrooms were draped with cloth and garlanded with lattices and vines.
Ex: Classrooms were draped with cloth and garlanded with lattices and vines.
Ex: The bottom of the map is ornated with a large decorative allegoric city view of Stralsund flanked by two sea monsters.
* decorar con guirnaldas = festoon, garland.
* decorar el hogar = decorate + the house.
* productos decorados con tela escocesa = tartanware.

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decorar [A1 ]
vt
‹pastel› to decorate; ‹escaparate/vitrina› to dress; ‹casa/habitación› to decorate; ‹árbol de Navidad› (AmL) to decorate
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decorar (conjugate decorar) verbo transitivo
to decorate
decorar verbo transitivo to decorate: esta empresa nos decoró la oficina en una semana, this company decorated the office in a week
'decorar' also found in these entries:
English:
decorate
- vividly
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decorar
vt
[piso, paredes, tarta] to decorate; [escaparate] to dress
vi
to be decorative
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decorar
v/t decorate
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decorar vt
adornar: to decorate, to adorn
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decorar vb to decorate
decoramos el árbol de Navidad we decorated the Christmas tree

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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