gracioso


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gra·ci·o·so

 (grä′sē-ō′sō)
n. pl. gra·ci·o·sos
A clown or buffoon in Spanish comedies.

[Spanish, amiable, clown, from Latin grātiōsus; see gracious.]

gracioso

(ˌɡræsɪˈəʊsəʊ; Spanish ɡraˈθjoso)
n, pl -sos
(Theatre) a clown in Spanish comedy
[C17: from Spanish: gracious]

gra•ci•o•so

(ˌgreɪ ʃiˈoʊ soʊ, ˌgrɑ si-; Sp. grɑˈθyɔ sɔ, -ˈsyɔ-)

n., pl. -sos (-sōz; Sp. -sôs).
a buffoon or clown in Spanish comedy.
[1640–50; < Sp: amiable, gracious, spirited < Latin grātiōsus gracious]
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The author then continues to catalogue the roles of the literary picaro and the gracioso of the comedia nueva in these contexts, supporting her insights with reference to foundational scholarship.
It's a tribute to Ravel's brilliance that the "right" version of his Alborada del Gracioso, solo piano or orchestral, is whichever one is being heard at the time.
Y sigue el elogio de un gobernador tan prudente en labios del gracioso Bocafria:
Cuando fue consultado para que comente acerca de los pensamientos de Reilly sobre la temporada de pilotos, Robert Greenblatt, presidente de NBC Entertainment dijo, "es gracioso, he escuchado que abandono los pilotos y al mismo tiempo tornado un par de prototipos con la intention de hacerlos series con scripts extras y rellenos.
DISC 6 Debussy: Suite Bergamasque; Ravel: Sonatine; Ravel: Valses Nobles et Sentimentales; Ravel: Alborada del Gracioso (from "Miroirs")(released 1959)
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32) O texto continua tecendo uma dura critica aqueles que procuraram ao longo da historia usar o futebol para significar o povo brasileiro "incruento, malandrinho, gracioso e democrata", por isso, indeciso.
Y bien, lo veo gracioso ratones en los dibujos, pero en la vida real les tengo panico.
To general consternation he failed by a length to reel in Gracioso, who had been five lengths behind him in the Greffulhe.
O implacavel Chronos aparece, aqui, em sua versao mais contemporanea, atropelando e asfixiando as potencias do gracioso Kairos.
Program includes 'Ravel: Pavane pour une infante doyfunte (Pavane for a dead pincess)', 'Sonatine (Sonatina), Extraits des Miroirs (Excerpts from Reflections), Oiseaux tristes (Sad Birds), Alborada del Gracioso (The Gracioso's Aubade)' and 'F.
Her programme for the Monmouth concert will include Debussy's Estampes and Sonatine and Alborado del Gracioso by Ravel, and Sonata No 3 in B minor by Chopin.