Translation of archetypal in Spanish:

archetypal

arquetípico, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌɑrkəˈtaɪp(ə)l/ /ˌɑːkɪˈtʌɪp(ə)l/

adjective

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    arquetípico
    • Tango Siempre can do passion, drama, melancholy beauty and sentimentality, and their approach is more like that of a classical ensemble than an archetypal world-music outfit.
    • Newer ones, like the one in Watchet, are built of bricks and mortar but the archetypal model is the ubiquitous wooden structure.
    • Dotted with tiny fishing villages, it is the archetypal Caribbean paradise, with glistening white beaches that go on forever and emerald green waters where local fishermen haul in the most exotic array of fish.
    • Bunyan's archetypal characters are dramatically illustrated through fifty masterful watercolor portraits by Barry Moser.
    • When posing for photographs behind a standard issue university pine desk, he automatically assumes the archetypal newsreader pose - leant slightly forward with hands clasped in front of him.
    • With her grey hair pulled into a Quaker-style bun and her lack of personal vanity she seems the archetypal wise woman, but photographs of her in her prime depict a beauty.
    • There are stories based on historical fact, classic works of fiction which are so archetypal in their plots that they seem to defy reality.
    • Here was Dodgson's archetypal beggar child, as modelled by Alice Liddell, who was six years old.
    • Although built some quarter of a century after Handel had ceased his operatic activities in London, Drottningholm theatre retains most of the archetypal features of the London opera houses where Handel premiered his masterpieces.
    • Palmer was an archetypal English visionary landscapist, and his paintings, drawings and etchings of moonlit wheatfields and flocks of sheep influenced later artists, among them Graham Sutherland and Lucian Freud.
    • He's the archetypal Edinburgh financier; modest, quietly-spoken but self - confident in the knowledge that he has over many years become one of the most respected pillars of the capital's success.
    • He wrote: ‘The great archetypal activities of human society are all permeated with play from the start.’
    • Morrison was the archetypal 1960s rock star whose tousled good looks and raucous stage show combined with his band's mix of electronic blues and psychedelic sounds to give them a string of international hits.
    • An awesome book - what Robinson is particularly good at is figuring out how Chaplin pieced together out of accident, inspiration and music hall stunt, what turned into complex, archetypal early film narrative.
    • He called a spade a spade and in many ways was an archetypal Yorkshireman - blunt and straight to the point.
    • My biographical dictionary describes Virginia Woolf as ‘the archetypal modernist‘.
    • Long before case research was a popular method of academic effort, he spent time studying how the then archetypal multi-divisional corporation, General Motors of the US worked.
    • Elm used to be the archetypal English wood until Dutch Elm disease took its toll in the 1970s.
    • In the popular mind the Gunpowder Plot, with its dramatic aim of blowing up the Houses of Parliament, has become the archetypal anti-state conspiracy and its main executor the personification of treachery.
    • An archetypal Southern California figure, Bob Keane's fascinating career in music extends over 60 years from the '30s to the present.