comparsa

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

comparsa f (plural comparse)

  1. appearance, apparition, arrival, outbreak
  2. (drama) extra, walk-on, spear-carrier, supernumerary

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French: comparse (see there for further descendants)

Participle[edit]

comparsa

  1. feminine singular of comparso

Synonyms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian comparsa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: com‧par‧sa

Noun[edit]

comparsa m, f (plural comparsas)

  1. (drama) extra, walk-on, spear-carrier, supernumerary
    Synonym: figurante
  2. an accomplice in a crime
    Synonym: cúmplice
  3. a friend or partner
    Synonyms: camarada, companheiro, cupincha, compincha

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

comparsa f (plural comparsas)

  1. troupe
  2. A group of people all dressed up in the same clothing, especially for a carnival
  3. (film, theater) Collectively, the extras
  4. (film, theater) extra

Synonyms[edit]

(extra): figurante