Translation of "pageant" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpædʒ.ənt/ us

mainly US a competition for young women in which they are judged on their beauty and other qualities

concurso de belleza
a beauty pageant

any colourful and impressive show or ceremony

espectáculo histórico

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


noun /ˈpӕdʒənt/

a dramatic performance made up of different, usually historical scenes, often performed during a procession

representación, cuadro, desfile
The children performed a historical pageant.

any fine show or display

a pageant of colour/color.
pageantry noun

splendid and colourful/colorful show or display

pompa, boato
I love the pageantry of royal processions.

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