[es-pah-nyawl] /ɛs pɑˈnyɔl/ Spanish.
noun, plural españoles
[es-pah-nyaw-les] /ɛs pɑˈnyɔ lɛs/ (Show IPA), for 2.
the Spanish language.
a native or inhabitant of Spain.
of or relating to Spain, the Spanish people, or the Spanish language.
[ih-spahr-toh] /ɪˈspɑr toʊ/ noun, plural espartos. 1. any of several grasses, especially Stipa tenacissima, of southern Europe and northern Africa, used for making paper, cordage, etc. /ɛˈspɑːtəʊ/ noun (pl) -tos 1. any of various grasses, esp Stipa tenacissima of S Europe and N Africa, that yield a fibre used to make ropes, mats, etc
[ih-spesh-uh l] /ɪˈspɛʃ əl/ adjective 1. special; exceptional; outstanding: of no especial importance; an especial friend. 2. of a particular kind, or peculiar to a particular one; particular: your especial case. /ɪˈspɛʃəl/ adjective (prenominal) 1. unusual; notable; exceptional: he paid especial attention to her that evening 2. applying to one person or thing in particular; […]
[ih-spesh-uh-lee] /ɪˈspɛʃ ə li/ adverb 1. particularly; exceptionally; markedly: Be especially watchful. /ɪˈspɛʃəlɪ/ adverb 1. in particular; specifically: for everyone’s sake, especially your children’s 2. very much: especially useful for vegans adv. c.1400, from especial + -ly (2).
[es-per-uh ns] /ˈɛs pər əns/ noun, Obsolete. 1. . /ˈɛspərəns/ noun 1. (archaic) hope or expectation