tertulia

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish tertulia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tertulia (plural tertulias)

  1. An evening party, a soirée, especially in Spain.
    • 1994: At this the man at the left who’d so far not spoke at all rose laughing and gestured for the two boys to follow and they went with him out of the square and into the street leaving the disputants to their rustic parkbench tertulia. — Cormac McCarthy, The Crossing

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tertulia f (plural tertulias)

  1. a regular social gathering, a circle

Derived terms[edit]