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Spanish translation of “spectacle”

spectacle

noun /ˈspektəkl/
a sight, especially one that is very impressive or wonderful
espectáculo
The royal wedding was a great spectacle.
spectacular /-ˈtӕkju-/ adjective (opposite unspectacular) making a great show or display
espectacular
a spectacular performance.
impressive; dramatic
impresionante
a spectacular recovery.
spectacularly adverb
espectacularmente
The novel sold spectacularly well.
(Definition of spectacle from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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