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Translation of "town" - English-Spanish dictionary

town

noun /taun/
a group of houses, shops, schools etc, that is bigger than a village but smaller than a city ciudad I’m going into town to buy a dress He’s in town doing some shopping. the people who live in such a group of houses etc ciudad The whole town turned out to greet the returning soldiers. towns in general as opposed to the countryside ciudad Do you live in the country or the town? town centre ( British ) the main shopping and business area of a town; downtown ( American) centro de la/una ciudad You can get a bus from the town centre. town hall noun the building in which the official business of a town is done ayuntamiento The wedding reception was held in the town hall. townsfolk noun plural ( townspeople) the people living in a town. ciudadanos go to town to do something very thoroughly or with great enthusiasm or expense entregarse de lleno; no reparar en gastos He really went to town on (preparing) the meal.
(Definition of town from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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