Translation of demonstration in Spanish:

demonstration

muestra, n.

Pronunciation /ˌdɛmənˈstreɪʃ(ə)n//dɛmənˈstreɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

  • 1

    • 1.1(expression)

      muestra feminine
      demostración feminine
      • No matter that their little demonstration of affection had defrauded a couple out of their home, disappointed two rival suitors and left members of their family in debt.
      • There were no street parties or gala concerts, no spontaneous demonstrations of love and affection.
      • That would be a visible demonstration of your affection.
      • Touching as a demonstration of affection is not taboo and does not carry a sexual connotation.
      • Nurturing Cancerians know how nourishing a simple demonstration of affection can be, so be sure to give someone a big drink of love sometime this week.
      • Ideally, that's what a gift is all about - a demonstration of affection that shows you are aware of a person's desires.
      • Caregivers may use food as a demonstration of affection or as a reward.

    • 1.2(display)

      demostración feminine
      (lecture) (before noun) de prácticas
      (model) de demostración
      • Stephenson's Rocket in 1814 was the first demonstration of a practical locomotive.
      • The daily schedule of events includes storytelling, dance performances, and demonstrations of native crafts from throughout the state.
      • Hyndman was running the family bookstore when Holst - who used to perform in-store cooking demonstrations in the days his dad owned the business - stopped in for a chat.
      • Most of the club manufacturers offering demonstrations can prove how good their products are on huge screens which shows the flight and distance of a ball.
      • We're not entirely convinced that this demonstration proves much beyond how taking the wheels off a car will seriously impact its - 60 time, but the pictures were very colourful.
      • The museum was actively involved in organizing flight demonstrations for school groups and was used for private and corporate parties.
      • Demonstrations and exhibits ranged from electric fencing and sheep showers, to practical shearing and maintenance, and lamb cuts and cookery demonstrations.
      • In acrobatic demonstrations, it provides military pilot training in a true jet environment.
      • On a visit to Los Angeles, he saw a demonstration of powered flight and was captivated.
      • As well as music and dancing, there was also an arts and crafts marquee offering a mixture of displays and practical demonstrations.
      • An American living in Egypt who was teaching out in the provinces in a major city told me about recently witnessing a student demonstration that included a skit.
      • For the audience, this aerial demonstration proves nothing short of spectacular.
      • The master instructor, Koka Fukushima, gave various demonstrations of this ancient craft that has been perfected through centuries by following set rules.
      • The Seans Eile Open Day was a great success and included demonstrations of cooking and craft displays and fine examples of decoupage made by the trainees.
      • Then we watched a video that had been taken on a flight demonstration.
      • Such a demonstration proves beyond question the feasibility of a room-sized camera, producing images of the required dimensions, and using modest optical technology.
      • The event will be staged in the beautiful surroundings of Riverstown, containing several hundred exhibits, craft demonstrations and live performances.
      • There will be a host of activities including a market in the town centre and demonstrations of ancient crafts.
      • And while disaster authorities must plan for plane crashes, most of us quite safely read our newspapers through the pre flight safety demonstration.
      • Several suggestions were made for next years event including indoor attractions such as demonstrations in cookery, crafts and floral arrangement.

  • 2

    Politics
    manifestación feminine
    to go on a demonstration asistir a una manifestación
    • The women were there to lobby for women's suffrage, a demonstration that was rewarded by the passage a few years later of a constitutional amendment giving women the right to vote.
    • In the past years, countless political rallies have taken place in the grounds of this memorial hall, while many demonstrations and protest marches have begun there as well.
    • As well as organising two large demonstrations and huge public meetings, supporters moved quickly to set up a supporters' trust.
    • The regulations outlawed strikes and industrial action, as well as public meetings and demonstrations.
    • At the same time the election was accompanied by continuous strikes, small and large, protest marches and student demonstrations.
    • In the run-up to the conference, a range of varied groups had issued calls for demonstrations and meetings.
    • After my afternoon class on Monday I walked out in front of the Chapel to observe the scheduled demonstration that was taking place.
    • Moreover, the Act's wording is so sweeping that it can also be used to suppress any form of public political dissent, including demonstrations, pickets and protests.
    • A demonstration that had been slated for Monday evening was designed to allow teens to voice their opposition to the bylaw, said Leo Lefebvre, 33.
    • A bunch of us organized a demonstration that turned out 300 people, and we did it in two weeks.
    • Some called it civil disobedience, others protest marches or demonstrations.
    • An important form of political protest, demonstrations often disrupt urban streets and highways.
    • The government and the police have been given extraordinary powers to suppress demonstrations, public meetings and press freedom.
    • The public began to challenge political leaders in demonstrations and marches.
    • The strikers held a demonstration and a public meeting.
    • Nearly 50 protesters staged a demonstration before the meeting and handed over letters complaining that the phone company was ignoring their views.
    • But the idea was aborted after protesters organised public meetings, demonstrations and petitions.
    • More than 250 parents and pupils held a protest demonstration outside a meeting at which Rochdale education chiefs discussed the proposals.
    • The notice requirement would not apply to local protest marches and similar demonstrations.
    • Committees have been established, which have organised their own demonstrations and public meetings.