alboroto


alboroto
m.
1 din (ruido).
2 fuss, to-do (jaleo).
3 lot of noise, brawl, riot, bustle.
4 frolic, noise, hullabaloo.
pres.indicat.
1st person singular (yo) present indicative of spanish verb: alborotar.
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alboroto
nombre masculino
1 (gritería) din, racket, row
2 (desorden) uproar, commotion, disturbance
3 (sobresalto) shock, alarm
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noun m.
1) disturbance
2) riot
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SM
1) (=disturbio) disturbance; (=vocerío) racket, row; (=jaleo) uproar; (=motín) riot; (=pelea) brawl

armar un alboroto — to cause a commotion

2) (=susto) scare, alarm
3) pl alborotos CAm (=rosetas de maíz) popcorn sing
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masculino
a) (agitación, nerviosismo) agitation; (excitación) excitement
b) (ruido) racket
c) (disturbio, jaleo) disturbance, commotion; (motín) riot
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= fuss, buzz, hype, the, uproar, hoopla, hue and cry, hubbub, spin, commotion, hilarity, rumpus, racket, fracas, hustle and bustle, hurly-burly, riot.
Ex. Hernandez decided that if he wished to survive in this restrictive atmosphere his options were clearly the following: don't make waves, do a good job with no fuss of which he could be proud, and try to gain Balzac's respect.
Ex. The article is entitled 'Turf wars in the playback software arena: Microsoft Netshow, Windows Multimedia Player, and all that buzz'.
Ex. However, given the hype about the networking of public libraries in the US, it is perhaps surprising to note that only 21% have some form of connection to the Internet.
Ex. The film tells of the uproar the librarian created when he extended an invitation to an advocate of theories on black inferiority to address a high school assembly.
Ex. Amid the hoopla, she hasn't forgotten its roots.
Ex. There was no great hue and cry from the coastal community when the two papers appeared in print.
Ex. And arming himself with patience and piety he tarried awhile until the hubbub was stilled.
Ex. In our media saturated world of high-blown hype and suffocating spin they do their best to tell you the truth.
Ex. She pleaded, futilely, in broken French, until an elderly man, hearing the commotion, came to her rescue.
Ex. The author combines southern warmth with unabashed emotion and side-splitting hilarity.
Ex. Then reading of this story aloud to young children as they look at the pictures, needs a firm, quiet voice, until that glorious wordless pictorial passage showing the 'wild rumpus,' when at least one reader discovers it is necessary to give a one-man vocal performance of some rumbustious classical music as accompaniment to the viewing of those pages.
Ex. He says the library science degree is a racket; that there's nothing taught in library school that can't be better learned on the job.
Ex. There are, as I see it, approximately three positions one can take on the matter, each with its own adherents in the current fracas.
Ex. The article 'Hustle and bustle or solemn silence?' argues that changes in society require a re-examination of the library's role.
Ex. No, the hurly-burly of politics holds no enchantment for me, I in fact have a deep rooted scepticism and I am disillusioned about politics.
Ex. The subjects referred to recur frequently in the writings of the 'socially committed' -- drugs, sex, racism, student unrest, riots, scandals in government, conservation, the role of women in society are among them.
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* causar un gran alboroto = make + a splash.
* provocar un gran alboroto = make + a splash.
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masculino
a) (agitación, nerviosismo) agitation; (excitación) excitement
b) (ruido) racket
c) (disturbio, jaleo) disturbance, commotion; (motín) riot
* * *
= fuss, buzz, hype, the, uproar, hoopla, hue and cry, hubbub, spin, commotion, hilarity, rumpus, racket, fracas, hustle and bustle, hurly-burly, riot.

Ex: Hernandez decided that if he wished to survive in this restrictive atmosphere his options were clearly the following: don't make waves, do a good job with no fuss of which he could be proud, and try to gain Balzac's respect.

Ex: The article is entitled 'Turf wars in the playback software arena: Microsoft Netshow, Windows Multimedia Player, and all that buzz'.
Ex: However, given the hype about the networking of public libraries in the US, it is perhaps surprising to note that only 21% have some form of connection to the Internet.
Ex: The film tells of the uproar the librarian created when he extended an invitation to an advocate of theories on black inferiority to address a high school assembly.
Ex: Amid the hoopla, she hasn't forgotten its roots.
Ex: There was no great hue and cry from the coastal community when the two papers appeared in print.
Ex: And arming himself with patience and piety he tarried awhile until the hubbub was stilled.
Ex: In our media saturated world of high-blown hype and suffocating spin they do their best to tell you the truth.
Ex: She pleaded, futilely, in broken French, until an elderly man, hearing the commotion, came to her rescue.
Ex: The author combines southern warmth with unabashed emotion and side-splitting hilarity.
Ex: Then reading of this story aloud to young children as they look at the pictures, needs a firm, quiet voice, until that glorious wordless pictorial passage showing the 'wild rumpus,' when at least one reader discovers it is necessary to give a one-man vocal performance of some rumbustious classical music as accompaniment to the viewing of those pages.
Ex: He says the library science degree is a racket; that there's nothing taught in library school that can't be better learned on the job.
Ex: There are, as I see it, approximately three positions one can take on the matter, each with its own adherents in the current fracas.
Ex: The article 'Hustle and bustle or solemn silence?' argues that changes in society require a re-examination of the library's role.
Ex: No, the hurly-burly of politics holds no enchantment for me, I in fact have a deep rooted scepticism and I am disillusioned about politics.
Ex: The subjects referred to recur frequently in the writings of the 'socially committed' -- drugs, sex, racism, student unrest, riots, scandals in government, conservation, the role of women in society are among them.
* causar un gran alboroto = make + a splash.
* provocar un gran alboroto = make + a splash.

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alboroto
masculine
A
1 (agitación, nerviosismo) agitation; (excitación) excitement
2 (ruido) racket
B
1 (disturbio, jaleo) disturbance, commotion, ruckus (AmE colloq)
2 (motín) riot
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Del verbo alborotar: (conjugate alborotar)

alboroto es:

1ª persona singular (yo) presente indicativo

alborotó es:

3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) pretérito indicativo

Multiple Entries:
alborotar    
alboroto
alborotar (conjugate alborotar) verbo intransitivo
to make a racket
verbo transitivo
a) (agitar) to agitate, get … agitated;

(excitar) to get … excited
b)muchedumbreto stir up

alborotarse verbo pronominal
a) (agitarse) to get agitated o upset;

(excitarse) to get excited
b) (amotinarse) to riot

alboroto sustantivo masculino
a) (agitación, nerviosismo) agitation;

(excitación) excitement
b) (ruido) racket

c) (disturbio, jaleo) disturbance, commotion;

(motín) riot
alborotar
I verbo transitivo
1 (causar agitación) to agitate, work up
2 (revolver, desordenar) to make untidy, turn upside down
II vi (causar jaleo) to kick up a racket
alboroto sustantivo masculino
1 (jaleo) din, racket
2 (disturbios) disturbance, uproar
'alboroto' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
alteración
- armar
- gresca
- mogollón
- organizarse
- barullo
- bochinche
- bronca
- escándalo
- jaleo
- tumulto
English:
commotion
- disturbance
- excitement
- fuss
- hubbub
- pandemonium
- rowdy
- uproar
- up
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alboroto
nm
1. [ruido] din;
había mucho alboroto en la calle there was a lot of noise in the street
2. [jaleo] fuss, to-do;
se armó un gran alboroto there was a huge fuss;
se produjeron alborotos callejeros there were street disturbances
alborotos nmpl
CAm popcorn
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alboroto
m commotion
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alboroto nm
1) : disturbance, ruckus
2) motín: riot
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alboroto n
1. (jaleo) racket
el alboroto en la calle molestó a los vecinos the racket in the street upset the neighbours
2. (disturbio) disturbance / riot
los hinchas provocaron grandes alborotos the fans caused a major disturbance

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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