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Translation of "country" - English-Spanish dictionary

country

noun   /ˈkʌn·tri/
A1 ( plural countries) an area of land that has its own government, army, etc. país European countries
A2 [no plural] land that is not in towns or cities campo It’s nice to get out into the country on weekends. This whole area is bear country (= where many bears live).
(Definition of country from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

country

noun /ˈkantri/ ( plural countries)
any of the nations of the world; the land occupied by a nation país Canada is a larger country than Spain.
the people of a country país, nación The country will elect a new president tomorrow.
(usually with the) districts where there are fields, moors etc as opposed to towns and areas with many buildings campo a quiet holiday in the country (also adjective) country districts.
an area or stretch of land región hilly country.
country dance noun
(British) a (style of) dance in which partners are arranged in parallel lines contradanza (baile regional)
countryman noun ( feminine countrywoman, plural countrymen, countrywomen)
a person born in the same country as another compatriota Churchill and Chamberlain were fellow countrymen.
country music noun
a type of popular American music that involves singing accompanied by instruments such as the banjo, guitar, and violin Musica Country Are you a fan of country music?
countryside noun
country areas campo, zona rural the English countryside.
(Definition of country from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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