oyente

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the old present participle of oír, or from Latin audiēns, audientem. Compare Portuguese ouvinte.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /oˈɟ͡ʝente/, [oˈʝẽn̪t̪e]

Noun[edit]

oyente m or f (plural oyentes)

  1. listener
    Así que ahora tenemos tiempo para algunas preguntas de nuestros oyentes.So now we have time for some questions from our listeners.
  2. hearer, hearing person
  3. auditor, unregistered student, student who sits in lectures despite not being an official student
    No se espera que el oyente envíe tareas y tome exámenes.The auditor is not expected to submit assignments and take exams.

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