Translation of "countenance" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈkaʊn.tə.nəns/ us /-t̬ən.əns/ formal

the appearance or expression of someone’s face

semblante, rostro
He was of noble countenance.
verb uk /ˈkaʊn.tə.nəns/ us /-t̬ən.əns/ formal

to approve of or give support to something

The school will not countenance bad behaviour.

(Translation of “countenance” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈkauntinəns/

(formal, literary) (expression on) the face

semblante, rostro
Her smiling countenance was so engaging.

(Translation of “countenance” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)